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Diagnose it Yourself – DIY – Bloaty

You are in a GP surgery. A 48 year old lady presents with a 12 month history of vague abdominal symptoms including bloating, increased amounts of flatus, intermittent loose stools, vague abdominal cramping pains....

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Births, Deaths and Miscarriages

Wow. What a weekend. In fact, its just a Friday night. There’s the rest of it is still to come.   So, it started about 4pm. I was sleeping, having just done the second...

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Three Tips for taking a Medical History

I don’t often write an article with ‘tips’ for a ‘skill’. Almostadoctor tends to be made up of concise lists of facts. Which is useful. But skills are more difficult to acquire. And not...

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almostadoctor needs you!

almostadoctor needs the help of volunteers like you so we can provide you with such great resources for the incredible price of… free! There are loads of ways that you can get involved. You don't...

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