The UK’s Covid vaccination programme is well underway with more 31 million people having received their first dose at the time of publication. However, with various anti-vaccination conspiracy theories still being circulated online, it’s important to consider the facts. Dr Zoltan Varga, Aspen’s Medical Director, looks at the detail of the Covid-19 vaccines and tackles some of the common questions.
Bowel problems in adults are not uncommon, affecting individuals of all ages and both men and women. But what are the signs and symptoms of bowel issues, and what are the warning signs of a more serious digestive illness? With April being bowel cancer awareness month, we sit down with Mr Peter Goodfellow, Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon, to learn more about common bowel troubles and when you should see a specialist.
Why might it be the case that people with obesity are experiencing more complications from Covid-19 infection? Dr Chinnadorai Rajeswaran. Consultant Physician, explores the top five reasons: