Common infections of the female genital tract include trichomoniasis, candidiasis, haemophilus vaginitis, venereal warts, and genital herpes.
Defining hypertension is a good deal more difficult than treating it, and argument abound about the lower limits. Here are ideas on when treatment should begin ï¿½ and on the meaning of the debate.
A paediatric cardiologist may be required in die ore of newborns and infants, toddler and pre-schoolers, or older children and adolescents, but the decision as to when this consultation is needed may be difficult.
When adolescents show signs of emotional disturbance, time spent in counselling the teenager may pay dividends.
Diabetic microangiopathy affects both the kidney and the eye. Renal failure is still the most common cause of death among juvenile-onset diabetics, and visual damage is equally widespread.
Hot flushes and vaginal dryness are the two main symptoms of the menopause which will respond best to oestrogen therapy.