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 The Misconceptions of Cystitis
25/03/2022
The Misconceptions of Cystitis
Cystitis is urinary tract infection (UTI) that affects the bladder. It is usually caused by bacteria entering the bladder or urethra. This can sometimes occur naturally with eradication of the natural bacterial flora in your vagina causing you pH to become imbalanced. Cystitis can affect anyone; however, it is more common amongst women.
There are a lot of misconceptions about cystitis. Let’s get a better understanding of cystitis and explore some common cystitis myths.

 
 
Why use a Genuine Online Chemist?
15/03/2022
Why use a Genuine Online Chemist?
Online Chemist or Pharmacy (both the same thing) have risen in popularity over the last decade and I can’t see a reason why not. They are most of the time convenient, cheaper, simpler and most importantly more discreet compared to visiting a doctor or a brick-and-mortar pharmacy. However, we all know the dangers of buying medicines from untrusted sources. Let’s go through the benefits of buying medicine online.
 
 
The five Ws of Hair loss
15/03/2022
The five Ws of Hair loss
As a clinician I commonly come across questions from patients which are essential to ensure success of hair loss treatment. Hair loss is very common. In fact the onset of hair loss can occur from 20-25 years old and affects up to 80% of men during their life, with a frequency that increases with puberty age. As we know physical appearance and hair play a huge role in an individual’s confidence socially and culturally so here at The Family Chemist we want to ensure the treatment for hair loss is right for you.
 
 
5 Hair Loss Myths BUSTED
15/03/2022
5 Hair Loss Myths BUSTED
Hair Loss is completely normal and nothing new. We can lose between 50 and 100 hairs a day, often without noticing. It is estimated 53% of men in their late 40’s experience moderate to extensive hair loss.  There are many misconceptions about hair loss and what causes it. For thousands of years, there has been many hair myths, it is often difficult to tell what is the truth and what is simply just fiction. Let us look into some of the most common hair myths and gain some understanding on the most effective hair loss treatments that are available.
 
 
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08/03/2022
The "weird and wonderful" history of Sildenafil
The unexpected discovery of Sildenafil as a treatment for erectile dysfunction (ED) is one the most intriguing stories and became the best-selling drug treatments of all time. 
 
 
What Can I Do To Prevent Erectile Dysfunction?
02/03/2022
What Can I Do To Prevent Erectile Dysfunction?
Lifestyle modifications can reduce the risk of erectile dysfunction. Pharmacological treatment for erectile dysfunction should always be complimented with lifestyle changes, risk factor modification and psychological therapy. However, it is important to note pharmacological treatment should not be withheld if lifestyle changes are difficult to make
 
 
3 Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
02/03/2022
3 Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile Dysfunction is in fact quite common. There’s a strong prediction that over 322 million men will suffer from erectile dysfunction by 2025. The great point to notice is we are all speaking out loud about the condition which previously was seen embarrassing and actively looking for treatment and lifestyle changes. The British Society for Sexual Medicine defines erectile dysfunction is defined as the persistent inability to attain and maintain an erection sufficient to permit satisfactory sexual performance. We know that the causes can be organic and/or psychogenic. In fact, it can also be caused by certain drugs.
 
 
Men's medical issues that affect a healthy sex life
28/02/2022
Men's medical issues that affect a healthy sex life
Sexual intimacy is an important part of any relationship. It strengthens the bond between partners and can be a source of comfort and pleasure. However, just like sex can help strengthen intimacy, when issues arise in the bedroom it can be a source of tension for couples. Issues can arise due to many different factors and it’s important to communicate with your partner to make sure that challenging situations are dealt with so that you are both comfortable.

 
 
 
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