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Category: Lung
Lung cancer cryotherapy can offer a chance of a cure for early stage lung cancer and help alleviate symptoms for those with advanced lung cancer. The global burden of lung cancer Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide, responsible for approximately 1 in every 4 (1.…
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Category: News
Natalie Dean, deputy sister at Harefield Hospital’s Juniper Ward, gives us her experiences of nursing and how it changed during the pandemic.  As a nurse, the last year has been very overwhelming. Last March, I came back from maternity into a new role two weeks before the pandemic hit. Then…
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Category: Lung
Asthma is one of the most common breathing problems and knowing its precise cause can ensure patients receive the most effective treatment available. Our world-leading consultant respiratory physician, Dr James Hull, provides information on the most common causes of asthma and how we can help…
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Category: Heart
Stress can affect us in different ways and there is increasing evidence that it can result in harm to our hearts. One of our world-leading cardiologists explains how we can treat those with one stress-related heart condition in particular called takotsubo syndrome.    
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Category: Heart
مع بداية السنة الجديدة يود الكثير منا إستعادة لياقتة البدنية  عن طريق خوض تحديات قوة التحمل مثل تحدي الجري لمسافة خمسة كيلو مترات. ولكن هل علينا القيام بفحص القلب أولاً؟ يقدم أحد أطباء القلب الرائدين في العالم النصيحة لك.      
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Category: Heart
With lockdowns easing, many of our patients will be looking to get back into shape by running an endurance event, such as a 5K-run. However, with participation increasing in older age groups, we may need to consider how we can best assess and advise our patients to protect their heart health…
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Category: Heart
With lockdowns easing, many of us would like to get back into shape by taking on an endurance challenge, such as a 5k-run. But should we get our hearts checked first? One of our world-leading cardiologists provides advice.       Benefits and risks of running There are many health benefits to…
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Category: Lung
الصدر الجؤجؤي (الصدر الحمامي) تمارس الدعامة الضغط على عظم القص (عظم الصدر) لإعادته إلى الوضع الطبيعي. تعد مشكلة تشوه الصدرمشكلة نادرة نسبياً بالنسبة للمراهقين ولكن من الممكن أن تؤثر بشكل سلبي على حب الذات وقد تؤدي إلى صعوبات في عمل القلب والرئتين.  
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Category: Heart
مرض إنسداد الشرايين التاجية المعروف (بمرض القلب) هو أكثر أمراض القلب والدورة الدموية شيوعاً والسبب الرئيسي للوفاة في جميع أنحاء العالم . في المملكة المتحدة يوجد حوالي 7.6 مليون شخص يعيش بأمراض القلب والدورة الدموية وأفادت التقارير أن 12% من الوفيات العالمية سببها مرض إنسداد الشرايين التاجية، في…
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Category: News | Heart
  Chest deformities are a relatively rare problem for teenagers but can greatly affect their self-esteem and might lead to difficulties in the functioning of their heart and lungs. Fortunately, minimally invasive techniques are available at our hospitals that can safely return chests to a normal…
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