Embarrassing Medical Issues

From time to time, and increasingly as we age, we may suffer an embarrassing medical problem that we really don’t want to talk about, or that causes us to undergo an embarrassing treatment or procedure.

So let’s talk about that.


Rosemary explains the discomfort of experiencing haemorrhoids and her experience of how best to ease the symptoms.

Bowel Screening & Colonoscopy

Rosemary explains the importance of taking action when given the opportunity to undergo bowel screening and also the joy of having a colonoscopy!

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are very common, particularly as we age. Rosemary explains her own experience and that of looking after her mother-in-law. She also explains her unfounded anxiety prior to having a cystoscopy.

Pelvic Floor Exercises

Strengthening our pelvic floor is important at any age but even more so as we grow older. Here Mary Morris explains, and Rosemary demonstrates, the intricacies of finding the correct technique to achieve maximum benefit.