Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week runs between 22nd – 28th January. The theme for 2018 is to reduce your risk. Over 3000 women a year are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the UK, with around 800 deaths as a result of cervical cancer. Most cervical cancers are caused by a sexually transmitted infections called HPV. What…

Private GP Appointments

Millennials Favour Private Appointments With GPs

With up to 75% of private patients being reported to be aged between 20 and 39, it’s no surprise to hear that millennials favour private appointments over the NHS. It has recently been made clear that young people prefer going to a private GP where they will receive a same day service in oppose to…

Private Medical Care

Why Choose A Private GP?

Going Private Choosing a private GP allows you to access health treatments for a number of medical conditions, providing you can pay for the service you receive. Private health services cover a number of things such as doctor appointments, physiotherapy and psychological services. Things to Consider Before committing yourself to private healthcare services there are…

Blood Testing

Can A Blood Test Show Cancer?

Why Might A Complete Blood Cell Count Test Be Needed? A complete blood count (CBC) is a type of blood test used to evaluate your overall health and can be used to detect certain types of cancer. A CBC test will measure several components and features of your blood such as the red blood cells….

Types of Contraception

What Types Of Birth Control Are There?

When it comes to birth control there are a number of different options available. Most people tend to stick to the traditional ones such as the pill or condom. However, there are many birth control and family planning options available, all of which have their pros and cons. Why Should I Change the Contraception I…

Occupational Health

Occupational Health – Your Questions Answered

What Is Occupational Heath? Occupational health is a specialist healthcare service that takes into account the effects that certain types of work might have on your health. The occupation assessment will consider an individuals’ health, ability and fitness to carry out a specific job or role. These assessments aren’t used to discriminate they’re put in…

Ear Syringing

Painless London ear syringing

If you have a build-up of wax in your ears, and your hearing is reduced, the only way of getting rid of it is to have your ears syringed. Initially, you may think it is a painful process. The word “syringing” sends some people into panic mode if they have an aversion to needles. However,…

Blood Tests

Where to get London blood tests carried out

Many people seek London blood tests because they feel frequently fatigued and don’t know why. If you are one of these people a simple blood test could isolate the cause. Your next step should be to find out where to get blood tests in London in the most convenient way. Convenient London blood tests Convenience…

London Walk-In Clinic

London walk in clinics

London walk in clinics are often associated with the testing, diagnosis and treatment of STIs/STDs. However, you may be looking for a more generalised walk in service. If you are, Broadgate GP Clinic London can provide just that. The difference between London Clinic and other London walk in clinics The vast majority of London clinics are…

London GP Clinic

Choosing your own London GP clinic

Choosing your own London GP clinic is a free choice if that clinic is a private one like we are here at Broadgate GP Clinic London Wall. It doesn’t matter whether you live and/or work here in the City, or you are just visiting. Most people register with a doctor, local to where they live….

Private Clinic in London

A private clinic in London must be discrete

Many people use private medical clinics in London and indeed all over the UK, when confidentiality is an issue. It is therefore critical that a private clinic in London must be discrete. The same is true of private clinics across the nation. When it comes down to the credentials of a top private healthcare services…

Waiting Lists for NHS

How to avoid long waiting lists at your NHS GP

Have you tried to book an appointment with your local NHS GP recently? If you have, you may have come against a stubborn receptionist. He/she may has told you the first available appointment is in several days time. If this is the case you may be interested in knowing how to avoid long waiting lists at…