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  • Gemma Lambert

    Making May purple for stroke


    Every May, the Stroke Association runs a campaign, Make May Purple for stroke, to raise awareness of stroke and to show support for people who have been affected by it. It is therefore fitting that not only does our May issue have a purple front cover, but it also ...

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    Spring brings new beginnings


    Here in Chesham it seems spring has finally arrived; the flowers are erupting, the birds are chirruping, and the weather is good enough to get outside (for me, that means a bike ride). Why is this important? It is a chance to top up on vitamin D of course. ...

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    What are the contraceptive needs of women aged over 40?


    The contraceptive needs of women aged over 40 years are very specific and many healthcare professionals are unsure about which methods should be prescribed to women in this age group. As highlighted by Dr Katie Boog and Valerie Warner Findlay : ‘ Perimenopausal symptoms combined with increased background risks ...