Archive: 2020

Is it ok to give babies water to cool them down?

Is it ok to give babies water to cool them down?

This beautiful hot weather brings some challenges to parents with young babies. Read Dr Tim Ubhi’s advice to parents on when and how to give water to babies, click on the following link to read more; “Is it ok to give babies water to cool them down?”  

COVID-19 Preparing For The Second Wave

COVID-19 Preparing For The Second Wave

Dr Tim Ubhi tells us how to get ready for the second wave of COVID-19. The Spanish flu pandemic in 1917 has very important parallels with the current COVID-19 outbreak. Most notable is the fact that there was a lockdown at the start of the Spanish flu pandemic which, as cases began to decline, was […]

Trust Me I’m a Doctor!

Trust Me I’m a Doctor!

Dr Tim Ubhi discusses an emerging condition in children called PANDAS and how to spot if your child is affected with BBC’s Trust Me I’m a Doctor presenter Alain Gregoire. Click on the following link to read the article: Trust Me I’m a Doctor & How to Spot if your Child has PANDAS To watch […]

COVID-19 Antibody Test Update

COVID-19 Antibody Test Update

We are pleased to say that the MHRA national review of capillary blood sampling for COVID-19 is now complete. The outcome for all NHS, Public and Private laboratories is that with effect from 15th June all sampling of capillary blood for COVID-19 antibodies, whether by healthcare professional or patient, must be collected from a CE […]

Coronavirus & children in “Hello Magazine”

Coronavirus & children in “Hello Magazine”

Coronavirus and children: everything you need to know about how the illness affects kids Read Dr Tim Ubhi’s article in Hello Magazine on coronavirus and children Hello Magazine Article The article discusses how to explain coronavirus to children, encouraging good hand washing and also what the impact of coronavirus infection in children is likely to […]

Funny Stories & Medical Politics?

Funny Stories & Medical Politics?

Read the latest Blog from Dr Tim Ubhi where he shares some humorous stories, his take on medical politics and more. Just click on the following link: Blog