Smelly Special


NHS Advice for everyone
 
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Pen and ink, ming, honk, hum, whiff, pong, ronk. Call it what you like but there's no escaping (especially those nearby) that ominous smell. This month our smelly special gives you advice on what to do if you wake up one morning and realise that smell isn't the dog, it's you.

Bacterial Vaginosis
Bacterial vaginosis is the most common vaginal infection, typically causing increased discharge which is usually non-irritant but has a characteristic ‘fishy’ smell. The smell may be more obvious after sexual intercourse. It can be a single infection or can co-exist along with other infections such as thrush and with sexually transmitted infections. It can also be completely symptomless. It is not classed as a sexually transmitted infection, as, like thrush (candida) it can occur in women who are not in a sexual relationship at the time. Treatment of partners does not seem to prevent relapse, which can be common, (up to 60% within 3 months of successful treatment)... [More]

Smelly feet
There are two main causes of smelly feet and both are encouraged by damp, humid environments, ie sweaty feet in trainers and boots!... [More]

Sunshine advice
Sunshine or more specifically ultraviolet (UV) light can, and does cause damage to skin. Apart from sunburn ultraviolet radiation also speeds up the skin’s ageing process and also increases the incidence of skin cancers.... [More]

Sweating
We all sweat. It is an important aspect of the body’s cooling system. However, approximately 1% of the population suffer with excessive sweating hyperhydrosis.
Hyperhidrosis usually occurs on the hands, face, feet and under the arms. It can cause a great deal of embarrassment, particularly if you have a job where you are regularly meeting people and need to shake hands..... [More]

 

 

 


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1 - 7 World Breastfeeding Week
12 International Youth Day

 


 

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