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    New Contraceptive Pill Guidelines: Where to Get Advice in East Berkshire

    New guidelines have been released around the contraceptive pill, which state that the combined pill, taken by a large number of women, can now be taken everyday – without the need for a 7-day break. With no health benefit to taking a break, it is hoped that a larger number of unwanted pregnancies can be…

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    When should I Visit My GP?

    “Minor ailments such as coughs and colds account for at least a fifth of GP appointments. In the absence of a local pharmacy, this figure can only rise, putting yet more pressure on local practices and extending waiting times for patients.” The Guardian Healthcare Network     GP’s are under more pressure than ever before.…

  • Contraception Advice

    Where Should I go for Advice on Contraception?

    Are you or someone you know in need of advice about contraception? With all the different methods available nowadays, it can be hard to know what’s right for you. Some methods of contraception are said to have side effects, others sound unpleasant – but is this really the case? Many men and women have have…