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  1. Guide

    Itching

    Itching is an unpleasant sensation that compels a person to scratch the affected area. Learn about itching causes and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Causes
    3. Treatment

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  2. Guide

    Corticosteroids

    Corticosteroids, more often known as steroids, are an anti-inflammatory medicine prescribed for a wide range of conditions.

    1. Introduction
    2. Who can use them
    3. Medicines that interact with them
    4. Side effects

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  3. Guide

    Safety and accidents

    Get tips on teaching young children to stay safe, including teaching them their surname and what to do if they get lost.

    1. Baby and toddler safety
    2. Safety in the sun
    3. Baby accidents: what to do
    4. Resuscitating a baby
    5. Helping a choking baby
    6. Teaching your child to stay safe
    7. First aid kit for your baby
    8. Car seats and child car safety

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  4. Guide

    Newborn essentials

    Advice on what to keep in a first aid kit for babies, such as paracetamol, dressings, antiseptic cream and a thermometer.

    1. What you'll need for your baby
    2. Washing and bathing your baby
    3. Getting your baby to sleep
    4. Soothing a crying baby
    5. How to change a nappy
    6. First aid kit for babies
    7. Baby car seats and car safety
    8. Nappy rash

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  5. Guide

    Lung transplant

    A lung transplant is an operation to remove and replace a diseased lung with a healthy human lung from a donor.

    1. Introduction
    2. Preparation
    3. Surgery
    4. Risks
    5. Recovery

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  6. Guide

    Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

    Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia is a type of cancer that affects the white blood cells and tends to progress slowly over many years. Learn about its symptoms and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Diagnosis
    3. Treatment
    4. Complications
    5. Causes

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  7. Guide

    Chronic myeloid leukaemia

    Leukaemia is cancer of the white blood cells. Chronic leukaemia means the condition progresses slowly over many years. Learn about its symptoms and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Symptoms
    3. Causes
    4. Diagnosis
    5. Treatment
    6. Complications

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  8. Guide

    Blood cancer

    Information on cancers that can develop in the blood including leukaemia, lymphoma, and myeloma

    1. Introduction
    2. Diagnosing acute myeloid leukaemia
    3. Causes of acute myeloid leukaemia
    4. Treating acute myeloid leukaemia
    5. Symptoms of acute myeloid leukaemia
    6. Complications of acute myeloid leukaemia

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  9. Guide

    Acute myeloid leukaemia

    Acute myeloid leukaemia affects the myeloid-type white blood cells. Learn about its symptoms and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Symptoms
    3. Causes
    4. Diagnosis
    5. Treatment
    6. Complications

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

  10. Guide

    Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

    Leukaemia is cancer of the white blood cells. Acute leukaemia means the condition progresses rapidly and aggressively and requires immediate treatment. Learn about its symptoms and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Symptoms
    3. Causes
    4. Diagnosis
    5. Treatment
    6. Complications

    22/01/2018 | Organisation

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