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General Health

6 Surprising Facts about Autoimmune Disease


The number of people developing an autoimmune disease has greatly increased in the last few years. October is Lupus Awareness Month which is an ideal opportunity to raise awareness and improve the understanding of autoimmune disease.

Recent Blogs

Diet

Iron - can we have too much of a good thing?


Many of us are aware that low levels of iron in our body is bad news and can lead to anaemia, but the risks of excess iron are less heard of, despite the toxic effects that an iron build-up can cause. In a world where lots of our food products are fortified with iron, it is important that we are aware of how much iron we are consuming and that a diet high in iron is not necessarily a good thing. 

General Health

National Cholesterol Month - do you know your numbers?


This October is Cholesterol Awareness month, a month dedicated to making people aware of the health risks related to high cholesterol such as high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease and strokes. According to Heart UK, it is estimated that over 50% of adults in the UK have high cholesterol, but with few signs or symptoms, many are unaware they are at risk.

Fitness

6 Ways to Stay Motivated on Your Fitness Journey


Many of us get excited to try a new exercise class or take up a new sport, but how do we stay motivated to keep this going?

Diet

Dr Emil's 'after' results!


How did our doctor fare on a month-long fully plant-based diet?

Main Blog

Meet our Doctors - Dr Andrew Shaw


Andrew joined our team of doctors in May, and many of you will have already benefited from his friendly and personal style. An expert in women's health, sexual health and a special interest in men's health, Andrew's experience is ideally suited to the breadth and range of health tests we provide.

Diet

Dr Emil's Big Fat Surprise!


We’re following Medichecks doctor Emil Hodzovic on his plant-based experiment.

General Health

Meet Our Doctors - Dr Daniel Grant


We are thrilled to welcome on board our newest member of the Medichecks team, Doctor Daniel Grant.

Diet

Dr Emil's plant-based experiment


Can Emil, a practising doctor and competitive bodybuilder, survive on a plant-based diet?

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