Lyca Insights: Consultant Endocrinologist Dr Abbi Lulsegged on Coffee

11th July 2017

Coffee is back in favour! Previously, concerns that coffee caused adrenaline levels to rise contributing to the risk of diabetes and heart disease was enough to put potential coffee drinkers off. However, recent studies looking at over half a million Europeans and another focusing on over 185,000 people from more diverse backgrounds documented coffee drinkers … Continued

LycaHealth Insights: 15 minutes with Cardiologist Kare Tang on Cardiac Arrest

4th July 2017

Within the last 2 months, both Ugo Ehiogu, aged 44 (Ex-Premier League footballer, & Under 23’s Coach for Tottenham Hotspur ) and Cheick Tiote, aged 30 (Ex-Newcastle Star) suffered from Sudden Cardiac Arrest whilst training on the pitch. Both athletes seemed to be in excellent health, given their individual achievements in their elite professional sports. … Continued

LycaHealth Insights: Mr Mark Phillips, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon talks about Musician Hand Therapy– “maintaining your valuable assets”

6th June 2017

Mr Mark Phillips is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon, specialising in hand and wrist, trauma, injury and surgery. He qualified as a doctor at Cambridge in 1989 before completing basic surgical training and a research post at the Royal Free Hospital. Completing his orthopaedic and trauma orthopaedics specialist training whilst at King’s College Hospital on rotation, … Continued

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