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How to spot the warning signs of gynaecological cancer

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How to spot the warning signs of gynaecological cancer

More than  21,000 women are diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer each year in the UK, but how many of the types and symptoms could you actually name?

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The reason your gums are bleeding

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The reason your gums are bleeding

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Dr Dawn Harper General Practitioner, Media Doctor

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Dr Rosemary Leonard MBE General Practitioner and Medical Journalist

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Chlamydia

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Contraception Barrier Methods

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Prof Lesley Regan President, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

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Breast Problems

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Periods and Period Problems

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Vulval Problems

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Travel Vaccinations

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Health Advice for Travel Abroad

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Malaria

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Type 2 Diabetes

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