YOUR PROBLEMS

Whether you’re feeling unwell, are worried about any aspect of your health or want to make sure you’re doing everything you can to prevent health issues, Dickson GP is here to help.

Below are some common health problems experienced by our patients. If you’re concerned about any of these things, or if your symptoms are not included below, please get in touch with our friendly receptionists to organise an appointment..

Feeling low, lacking energy, tiredness

  • Feeling rundown and are not sure why
  • Want to engage in daily activities but feel too tired to do so
  • Insomnia and waking up tired

Shoulder and hip pains

  • In pain without known cause
  • Struggling to manage pain
  • Usually misthought to be arthritis but could be something else easily fixed

Children feeling unwell

  • Neonatal rash
  • Inconsolably crying infant
  • Abdominal pains in toddlers
  • Bedwetting in children
  • Child not performing well at school

Worried, anxious and/or depressed

  • Not sure why you’re feeling anxious or depressed
  • Struggling to manage it on your own
  • Frequent headaches, jaw clenching or pain
  • Experience trouble sleeping

Struggling with addiction

  • Wanting to take the next step to beat your addiction
  • Realising your addiction has taken control
  • Not sure if you can cope on your own

Need help planning your family

  • Ready to start a family and want to make sure your health is in order
  • Having trouble conceiving
  • Have experienced one or multiple miscarriage

Dealing with chronic conditions

  • Asthma
  • Auto Immune Disease
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Migraines
  • Crohn’s Disease/Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diabetes
  • Glandular Fever
  • Heart Conditions
  • Stroke
  • Thyroid issues

Managing your health as you age

  • Feeling forgetful
  • Feeling anxious and depressed about the future
  • Decreased mobility and experience of falls
  • Vision and hearing loss
  • Wanting to stay in the family home for as long as possible

Skin conditions or worrying marks

  • Concerned about irregular shape and colour of moles
  • Experiencing a rash that may be painful or itchy
  • Skin is appearing dry and scaly
  • Open sores or lesions
  • Raised bumps that are red or white
  • Unsure about discoloured patches of skin
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