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Beauty in everybody: Varicose veins


Here at Electiva, we think there is beauty in everybody! There are some many different skin conditions that we might find to be ’embarrassing’ or want to hide away. We’re talking about conditions like varicose veins that are completely normal, harmless and a lot of the time, much more common than you might think. We...

What to eat – and what to avoid – after gallbladder removal


Gallbladder surgery – or laparoscopic cholecystectomy, to give it its scientific name – can provide considerable relief to patients who have developed gallstones, or whose gallbladder has become infected. The gallbladder is about 4 inches long and oval-shaped. It’s connected to the liver, concentrating the bile from it and helping to break down food by...

The causes and symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome

The causes and symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition that affect the hand. It can occur when the carpal tunnel, a passageway or ‘tube’ inside your wrist consisting of ligaments and bones, becomes narrower and presses down on the nerve that provides feeling to most of your fingers and gives strength in the base of your index...

Hernias and what they mean

Hernias and what they mean

Hernias are a common issue for many of us. Although they’re often harmless and relatively pain-free, they can be the source of discomfort at times, and can be unsightly too, with a visible bulge. You might have other symptoms such as pressure, a cough, heartburn or difficulty in swallowing. Some people are born with weakened...

3 Myths About Circumcision


Circumcision is a surgical procedure which is carried out to remove the foreskin (the retractable roll of skin which covers the head of the penis). Although there are a range of reasons why it’s performed, most commonly it’s carried out because the foreskin is tight and won’t pull back (known as phimosis). This can cause...

Unveiling the Advantages: Exploring the World of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Unveiling the Advantages Exploring the World of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Introduction In the realm of surgical procedures, laparoscopic cholecystectomy has emerged as a groundbreaking technique for the removal of the gallbladder. With its minimally invasive approach and numerous benefits, this procedure has revolutionized the field of general surgery. In this article, we will delve into the world of laparoscopic cholecystectomy, discussing its advantages, procedure details,...