In the first of our new ‘A day in the life of’ series, where we sit down and learn more about the brilliant people behind the scenes at Parkside, we sit down with Allison Bullivant, our Head of Outpatients and Quality.
Chronic pain is a debilitating condition that changes lives. Being bedridden one day but unimpaired the next can be difficult to understand and to explain to others. It’s normal to feel angry when pain hinders you from activities you enjoy or the ability to take part in routine tasks.
Dr Sarang Puranik, Consultant in Pain Management at Parkside, looks at some of the best ways to manage chronic pain.
Many question marks still remain about the menopause – when can women expect to go through it, what are the symptoms and can HRT make a difference? Dr Dorota Urbaniak answers some of the frequently asked questions.