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Shift work and the online doctor

In my work as an online doctor, I have been struck by the high number of shift workers using our service. There are some obvious practical reasons for this- when a person works unsociable hours, it is always going to be difficult to access a GP during the “normal” working day. 441 more words

Doctor Online

Viral Gastroenteritis- symptoms, treatment and online medical certificates

Viral gastroenteritis is one of the most common reasons for people to consult their doctor for advice and/or to get a medical certificate for work. It may be caused by any one of a wide variety of viruses, leading to inflammation of the stomach and intestines. 510 more words

Online Doctor

Bump in the air: Wrap-up.

When the idea of traveling to Hong Kong during my third trimester initially came up, I was hesitant. In fact, I even told Mikey that it might not be a good idea for me to tag along. 698 more words

Third Trimester

Eng1 Medical


Under MLC you are required to have a valid medical certificate recognised by the administration before you can start work at sea. The ENG1 is a basic medical examination, carried out by an MCA certified doctor, confirming that you are in a fit condition to work on board. 239 more words