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October 1996 (Vol. 7 Issue 7)

MagazineOctober 1996 (Vol. 7 Issue 7)

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FEATURE Acne: what works, what doesn't

Q:I am 36 and have had bad acne since puberty

FEATURE Bypass surgery causes heart contractions

Atrial fibrillation the sudden contraction of the heart is common after coronary bypass surgery, researchers have discovered

FEATURE Death or disability?

It's not just aspirin which has come under fire recently

FEATURE Multiple sclerosis

The cause of MS is still a mystery

FEATURE Of strokes and smokers

Stroke is the third biggest killer in the West

FEATURE Acne - alternative therapies

Q:How can I treat persistent acne (I'm 32) that seems resistant to a healthy diet, vitamin and mineral supplements, herbal remedies, aromatherapy, homeopathy and just about everything else I've ever tried? D M, Peterborough

FEATURE Breast lumps after mammograms

In October 1991 my doctor sent me hospital for a mammogram

FEATURE Everyday alternatives: what really works

Stroke prevention, like heart disease prevention, is largely a matter of common sense

FEATURE Me caused by enzyme damage

Recently I was intrigued to read about Dr Majid Ali's theory on the causes of ME in his book The Canary and Chronic Fatigue (New Jersey: Life Span Press, 1994)


Proscar (finasteride) is making a return visit as our Drug of the Month, following some sensational revelations

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