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When Do I Need A Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine?

When Do I Need A Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine?

Japanese Encephalitis is a viral brain infection caused by mosquito bites. The virus comes from birds and pigs which are bitten by a mosquito that becomes infected and then transmits the disease to humans. Both children and adults are able to contract Japanese encephalitis. If you are looking for the

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Hepatitis B Vaccination – Who Needs It And When?

Hepatitis B Vaccination – Who Needs It And When?

The Hepatitis B vaccination is offered to people who are at increased risk of contracting Hepatitis B or suffering ill health due to its complications. Hepatitis B is a major cause of serious liver disease including cirrhosis of the liver or scarring and liver cancer. If you are interested in

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Neurological Disorders After Rabies

Neurological Disorders After Rabies

The rabies virus causes inflammation of the brain and this results in physical impairment and mental difficulties like insomnia, anxiety, confusion, agitation, and other abnormal behaviors. If you are traveling to a country where rabies is endemic then contact Touchwood Pharmacy for the rabies vaccine and advice on how to

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What Are The Side Effects Of The MenB Vaccine?

What Are The Side Effects Of The MenB Vaccine?

The MenB vaccine is offered as part of a suite of vaccinations for babies and infants. It is given to babies at 8 weeks, 16 weeks, and 1 year old. It generally has a very good safety record but as with any vaccination, the MenB vaccine can have side effects.

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2. Touchwood Pharmacy – Thyroid Issues And Cholesterol: Is There A Connection

Thyroid Issues And Cholesterol: Is There A Connection?

Cholesterol is a dangerous fatty substance that can circulate in the blood and restrict or block blood vessels. Most people are aware of this but perhaps, what is less well known, is that there is a link between the function of the thyroid gland and cholesterol. If you are searching

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Earwax blockage treatment & Diagnosis- Touchwood Pharmacy

Earwax Blockage – Best Treatments To Go For In 2022

If you are looking for ear wax removal in Northampton, then contact Touchwood Pharmacy for advice and assistance. Touchwood Pharmacy stocks a range of products to help manage a build-up of earwax plus we also offer ear microsuction in Northampton. What is the best treatment for earwax blockage? There are

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How Lack of Sleep Affects Your Heart

How Lack of Sleep Affects Your Heart

Lack of sleep is bad for your health, that’s official and one of the key impacts poor sleep or sleep deprivation can have is increasing the risk of heart problems and heart attack. Poor sleep affects your heart by causing heart palpitations and high blood pressure. Find out how to

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5 Important Tests for Diabetes

5 Important Tests for Diabetes

Lifestyle diabetes is becoming an increasingly common problem in the UK population largely due to the obesity crisis. Around 90% of diabetes in the UK is Type 2 diabetes which is called lifestyle diabetes. Find out more about the different tests for diabetes and how to monitor your blood sugar

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6 Signs Your Liver is in Trouble and How You Can Improve It

6 Signs Your Liver is in Trouble and How You Can Improve It

The liver is an essential organ involved in many different processes in the human body. There are several different signs and symptoms of liver disease ranging from mild liver problems to full-blown liver disease. Find out more information about how to spot when your liver is in trouble from Touchwood

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