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|Prostate Cancer |
| I just feel I should put in a word of encouragement given to me by a good urologist: Most men over about 65 have to urinate often (twice in the night is normal), it does mean your prostrate is enlarged but it probably doe ... |
|GESY and S1 holders |
Yesterday I emailed The GESY website to get some guidance and I got this reply which answered my questions fully. I will check the website from time to time to see when I can enroll online and post the info so others ca ... |
|GESY new NHS scheme Payments |
| Can anyone advise how /where we are supposed to pay our contribution as
pensioners.I understand payments are due from 1st March!!
Is it obligatory even if we do not use the state system? ... |
| Due to the impending NHS introduction, thinking about registering with a local doctor in the Sotira/Liopetri/ Xylafagou villages.is there any recommendations please for a good doctor in any of these villages.tia ... |
|Registration Procedure |
| Hi, can anyone advise on the procedure to register at Paralimni Hospital and where about on the complex to go. ... |
|HOME visit required |
| Are there any doctors that go to homes please i have an elderly lady that is housebound that needs to be seen by a doctor Sortira area PLEASE ... |
|Dr Mihali Pervolia |
| Thank you. ... |
|480 new cases of prostate cancer each year, Health Minister |
| 480 new cases of prostate cancer each year, Health Minister says |
There are 480 new cases of prostate cancer each year in Cyprus, Health
Minister Constantinos Ioannou said on Thursday.
Addressing the publ ...
|Confused - directionss |
| Is there a roundabout a few yards after passing Kleima (on left) at which you turn right (3rd exit) to go to Larnaca General Hospital, or do you go straight over the roundabout and turn right at the next set of traffic ligh ... |
|Sotira Free Health Tests - Saturday 2nd Feb |
| Sotira Free Health Tests - Saturday 2nd Feb|
Sotira Municipality in collaboration with the medical school of the University
of Nicosia are offering free diagnostic tests of blood pressure, blood sugar
|Laser removal of capillaries on face |
(Hope this is the right section for this)
I'm looking to have red marks/capillaries removed from my face and was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for reputable laser / beauty /clinics which can do thi ... |
|Medical cover |
i am due to leave the Army after 24 years and will be going into a job on island its a Cyprus company so will be paying into the Cyprus national insurance
i will have a MOD pension, i also have bad knees
my que ... |
| Anyone have an idea how much a hydrocortisone injection would be please. ... |
|Moving with pre existing conditions |
| After having had our place in Cyprus we are considering a permanent move in the near future. However I have Crohns Disease which requires ongoing treatment, I am currently being treated with Vedolizumab, a biological infusio ... |
|Health/Medical Insurance |
| Can anyone suggest a decent health/medical insurance? I have asked Lito but not yet got a reply.
Many thanks ... |
|Gp hours |
| Can't find my original post querying whether I had read a notice correctly which I thought said you could visit a gp at the new hospital 4-7 Wed and Fri.Checked today and I was correct |
| Thanks Kizi. ... |
|Where to find a Northern Pharmacy near the border? |
| Can someone recommend me a pharmacy in the North close to the buffer zone? E. g. in Nicosia or Pyla? ... |
|Medicinal cannabis now legal in UK |
| scottie wrote: madmum wrote:If you dont mind saying what you want the CBD to treat i might be able to say which of the CBD brothers or Bud Utopia are suitable. I use it for hip arthritis as trying to delay a replacement o ... |
| I am looking for recommendations from people who have had a cataract operation in Cyprus. ... |
|Replacement Knee Revision |
| After 18 years,my partners knee replacement looks like it requires a revision operation.this is a completely different OP from a knee replacement, and by all accounts,more complicated.does anyone have experience of this here ... |
|Eye Specialist |
| Have been advised by my optician to book an appointment to see eye specialist.
What is the procedure at Paralimni hospital for booking such appointments. Do you go to main reception or do you have to see a GP first for a re ... |
|Hospital transport service |
| Does anyone know if there is a minibus service that will pick you up from home and take you to the hospital for appointments if you donít have any transport Iím sure I saw one the other day whilst there but not seen it since ... |
| Saw a Greek notice on the hospital wall today which i read as gps being available on Wednesdays and Fridays from 4 till 7 at the new hospital.Can anyone tell me if i read this correctly and if so what is the procedure? ... |
|ULTRASOUND SCAN |
| Apart from Lito are there any other private hospitals in the Paralimni area that do ultrasounds? TIA.. ... |
|Hospital stay |
| IJM wrote:Thankyou so much for all the information, really appreciate it. We feel more prepared now and not so nervous about her stay.|
Understandable that your wife and you might be nervous about her admittance to Nic ...
|BoC Oncological Centre |
| Came back yesterday again from the BOCOC in Nicosia. I feel the need to praise this place, as it is absolutely wonderful. More like a first class hotel when you arrive. Very pleasant ambiance, very friendly staff and highly ... |
| Can anyone recommend a good opthalmologist in the area ? ... |
|Hip replacement |
| Does anyone know how long the waiting list is at paralimni hospital for hip replacement surgery. first saw the specialist there in may. just expected to be given pain killers as in UK where GP said as can walk a fair dista ... |
|Referral from Larnaca hospital to Nicosia |
| lethargicinlarnaca wrote:I've PM'd you with phone number, give me a call. |
Obviously that didn't work.
Use main entrance to enter Hospital, not A&E where the ambulances are parked. This entrance is opposite ...
|Quality of cancer treatment in the Larnaca area |
| The Bank of Cyprus Oncology all speak excellent English, there is even a German oncology nurse who administers Chemo treatment, so language would not be a problem. There is very little waiting lists for CT and MRI scans in ... |
|Controversy over purchase of cheap medicine from Turkish-occ |
| I really cannot understand why any intelligent person would not ask the questions asked in this article themselves !
We are constantly being warned about cheap look alike make up etc which could harm ones skin and yet hap ... |
| Need a doctor in Kapparis area,anybody recommend please,asap. ... |
| Does anybody know of the above or an Osteopath in the Paralimni area please. ... |
| Apparently I have a hernia :shock:
Just wanted to ask if anyone has had hernia treatment out here, where and how much? I have the basic medical insurance. Larnaca area.
Thanks guys. ... |
|Travel vaccines |
| To save me a trip to the Famagusta General Hospital, does anyone know if they have a department there for travel health requirements. I need to get a yellow fever jab and was wondering best place to get it done.
Thanks ... |
|help and advice |
| Has anyone had an overgrowth of candida and got rid of it- or can recommend a suitable doctor in the famagusta area- Homeopathic
thanks ... |
|Fake medications |
| At the risk of being labeled a scaremonger, I have just become aware of the criminal industry of counterfeit drugs originating in India. In India it seems 25% of meds are counterfeit (source: www.downtoearth.org.in). The Ger ... |
| Does anyone know if a bite from a centipede is dangerous? Joyce ... |
|what sort of medical insurance? |
| Hi all
wondering if someone could enlighten me on this subject,
i popped into the immigration office in deryneia to find out what i need to show so to register when i make the final move, should have been now but?
any ... |
|Glaucoma follow-up & drops |
| Hi, just been diagnosed in one eye of borderline glaucoma whilst in UK. Given Latanoprost eye drops just 1 once a day and need a recheck in a few months.
Firstly, can I get Latanoprost here in Cyprus over the counter?
|Skin tag removal |
| Recommendation please any advice on laser removal ... |
|Denture Repair |
| Hi, we live in the Paralimni area, and need to get a denture repaired. Does anyone have name, address and telephone number of either a dental technician, or someone similar who can do this for us. Thanks. ... |
|MS sufferers call for greater access to new drugs |
| MS sufferers call for greater access to new drugs |
New drugs for multiple sclerosis patients are urgently needed and should be
supplied by the government regardless of the cost, the multiple sclerosis
|Prostate: small gland, big problem |
| I talk openly about prostate cancer. In tandem with treating a cystitis, my urologist did a PSA test in 1995 (yes, 23 years ago) with a high value (29, normal max 4). A whole galaxy of other tests followed, confirming the ca ... |
|famagusta general |
| what do the emergency department deal with. is it only serious things or like the A&E in UK where can go with minor complaints
since tuesday i've had a pain in top of leg & bottom. only started as hurting whe ... |
| Hi all,
Has anyone got recommendations for an acupuncturist in Paralimni or anywhere in this end of the Island, please ?
Bob J ... |
|Injections for Thailand |
| We are travelling to Thailand for a holiday staying in a beach resort in Kao Lak. Do we need any jabs? ... |
|A & E / PARALIMNI ( DERYNEIA ) HOSPITAL |
| I would like to record my thanks and praise for the excellent response time and help shown to my wife in her time of need by the Emergency service at Paralimni Hospital.
Nearly two weeks ago at 3:30 in the morning I call ... |
|Mental health care |
Don't worry about where you post it's not a problem :-)
I believe that the Samaritans may be able to put you in touch
with groups or if not are at least able to listen which may be a start:
https://en-gb.facebook ... |