COVID-19 – Beyond the Initial Infection

COVID-19 – Beyond the Initial Infection

We are now entering the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic caused by one of the SARS coronaviruses, SARS-CoV-2. As of 30 March 2021, more than 127 million cases have been confirmed, with more than 2.79 million deaths attributed to COVID-19, making it one of...
Preventicum Remains Open

Preventicum Remains Open

In accordance with UK Government guidelines announced on Saturday 31st October, we are pleased to confirm that the new lockdown measures from 5th November to 2nd December do not affect healthcare provision and Preventicum will remain open as normal, continuing to...
Maskne

Maskne

In recent months due to the pandemic most of us have experienced increased stress levels which can affect all areas of health including our skin. Stress contributes to flare-ups of pre-existing acne and other skin conditions, but in addition to this we are seeing...
COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing

Where are we with testing? There are 2 types of testing: A PCR swab test to find out if you currently have the virus An antibody test to find out if you have previously had COVID-19 The PCR swab test involves swabs taken from your nose and throat and uses RT-PCR...
Our Doctors Answer Your Questions

Our Doctors Answer Your Questions

Dr Reem Hasan talks about coronavirus: Should we be wearing masks? Dr Reem Hasan talks about wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic: Dr Kartik Modha talks about how to keep safe when going out during the COVID-19 pandemic:   Dr Kartik Modha discusses fake...