Covid-19

Article courtesy of The Times, 24th March 2020 Like most GP surgeries we have seen a dramatic increase in suspect cases of Covid-19 and we have lost a fifth of our team to quarantine.  It is crunch time. So here is a bulletin from the frontline with an update on what...

An insider’s guide for treating colds and flu – courtesy of The Times 15.12.15

It has been a tough week for ibuprofen and paracetamol. An Australian court has ordered the manufacturers of Nurofen to withdraw a number of products because of misleading claims about efficacy. And, as reported in yesterday’s Times, researchers in New Zealand have just published a study suggesting that paracetamol doesn’t alleviate many of the symptoms of flu.