Chlamydia and Fast-Food sex

Could the rise of online 'fast food' sex be fueling a rise in chlamydia? Online social hook-up applications such as Tinder are revolutionising dating. But the fallout is an increasing acceptance of risky sex.  The speed with which horny adults link together is frightening, as is the decline in their…

Dr Sam, I have a cold

"Dr Sam,  I have a runny nose, I swear I'm going to die!" It's that time of year where my waiting room bursts with the dreary eyed fluey folk, the chorus of sniffles and coughs resonnating down the corridor.  It doesn't have to be like that, because there really is…

Dont start, never stop.

A patient saw me this week for his check up, an annual sojourn into my luxurious and tranquil rooms for the ‘once over’, his ‘grease and oil change’.  He’s overweight, cultivating a beer gut, and his blood pressure and blood fats are slowly rising. (more…)