Women's Health

Women’s Health Concerns & Advice If you’re concerned about vaginal thrush, BV, or other women’s health issues, then you’ve come to the right place. Our guides are here to provide important information about women’s health conditions, including your sexual and reproductive health. Our team is dedicated to answering all of your questions, so if you’ve ever wanted to know how to tell the difference between thrush and BV, why pregnancy causes hair loss, or how effective the morning after pill is, grab a cup of tea and get reading!

Women's Health Advice & Guides

19 reasons women feel tired all the time

19 reasons women feel tired all the time

  Wondering why you’re always tired and have no energy? It’s normal to feel tired after a late night or vigorous exercise – but feeling tired all the time might be a sign that something else is going on. Women especially are more prone to tiredness than men, and they need more sleep, too.  Pair that with things like menstruation...
  Wondering why you’re always tired and have no energy? It&...
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How you can get the contraceptive pill for free

How you can get the contraceptive pill for free

      How can you get the contraceptive pill for free?   ANSWER: You can get all contraception, including the contraceptive pill, for free from contraception clinics, sexual health clinics (GUM), some GP surgeries, young people’s services, and pharmacies. They’ll ask you some health and lifestyle questions before you’re offered the pill to see if it’s the right option...
      How can you get the contraceptive pill for free? ...
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Introducing Gina: the first over-the-counter HRT

Introducing Gina: the first over-the-counter HRT

      Going through the menopause can be a challenging time for women, with unpleasant symptoms ranging from relatively mild to completely life-altering. As society works towards breaking down the stigma around the topic of menopause, HRT has been hitting the headlines time and time again.    Following long-running problems with HRT shortages, menopausal women across the country have...
      Going through the menopause can be a challenging ...
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10 reasons why women suffer from hair loss

10 reasons why women suffer from hair loss

There is a number of reasons why a woman can start to lose hair. No matter the reason, this will likely be a distressing time regardless.

There is a number of reasons why a woman can start to lose hair. No...

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8 early signs of the menopause

8 early signs of the menopause

      The menopause is a natural, albeit uncomfortable stage that every woman experiences, usually between the ages of 45 to 55. The menopause occurs when your ovaries stop working, meaning your periods cease and you are no longer able to become pregnant.   You may recognise some of the most common symptoms such as hot flushes and mood...
      The menopause is a natural, albeit uncomfortable ...
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10 benefits of the contraceptive pill

10 benefits of the contraceptive pill

      The contraceptive pill is one of the most efficient and favoured ways for women to prevent pregnancy.    If you’ve never tried it before, it could be a confusing option to consider with so much information (and misinformation!) out there you may have already read or heard. There’s a reason, though, why the pill is so popular...
      The contraceptive pill is one of the most efficie...
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