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    HGV driver medicals

    As part of our Health screening service, we are now launching a the HGV driver medicals in order to provide a fast, reliable and convenient service for our drivers and reduce the frustration and anxiety from prolonged waiting periods.

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    Easier Taxi Driver Medicals now availabe | Spirittus Health

    We now have in place facilities for taxi drivers to get their taxi driver medicals done locally in our Hove facility. The process has never been simpler nor cheaper. We are open for long hours including weekends. make your booking for a taxi driver medical. Follow the online booking link on the top menu.

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    The role of cortisone injections in joints and tendons

    Cortisone injections have been used for many years in treating arthritis and tendon insertions into bones. The medical conditions for which cortisone injections have been used include arthritis of the shoulder, hip, knee, foot, ankle, wrist and hands. Injections have also been used in conditions such as in the shoulder bursae, tennis and golfers' elbow in the elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, tenosyn...

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HGV driver medicals

By Spirittus | 04 Sep 2019
As part of our Health screening service, we are now launching a the HGV driver medicals in order to provide a fast, reliable and convenient service for our drivers and reduce the frustration and anxiety from prolonged waiting periods.
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Easier Taxi Driver Medicals now availabe | Spirittus Health

By Spirittus | 03 Sep 2019
We now have in place facilities for taxi drivers to get their taxi driver medicals done locally in our Hove facility. The process has never been simpler nor cheaper. We are open for long hours including weekends. make your booking for a taxi driver medical. Follow the online booking link on the top menu.
Read
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The role of cortisone injections in joints and tendons

By Spirittus | 03 Sep 2019
Cortisone injections have been used for many years in treating arthritis and tendon insertions into bones. The medical conditions for which cortisone injections have been used include arthritis of the shoulder, hip, knee, foot, ankle, wrist and hands. Injections have also been used in conditions such as in the shoulder bursae, tennis and golfers' elbow in the elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, tenosyn...
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Online Medical Doctor - The pitfalls

By Spirittus | 03 Sep 2019
Digital health is growing at a fast pace and with it different ways for consulting with patients. Medical records have largely become digital and a doctor can now work a whole day without holding a pen. Patient monitoring is also now heavily digitised. With the emergence of online medical doctors, most consultations and prescribing can now be done over the internet. In the beginning it was through...
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Had a fracture. Do I need Osteoporosis screening?

By Spirittus | 02 Sep 2019
Osteoporosis is a bone condition resulting from a loss of quantity of bone due to loss of mineralisation. There is nothing wrong with the quality of bone but it's quantity. it comes in two forms, age related and that which is related to the menopause. That distinction may be necessary to clinicians but has no bearing to treatment. For the clinician it has a bearing on osteoporosis screening and ru...
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