Star of Channel 4's Embarrassing Illnesses launches a book Wednesday 23 May 2007 PDF Print DR DAWN’S HEALTH CHECK Everything your family doctor doesn’t have time to tell you Dr Dawn Harper MBBS MRCP DCH DFFP PRICE: £14.99 NEW HEALTH GUIDE FROM THE TV DOCTOR CURRENTLY APPEARING IN CHANNEL 4's SHOCK HEALTH SHOW EMBARRASSING ILLNESSES “A fabulous medical guide - I couldn't put it down”. Fern Britton These days getting to see your doctor can be a difficult task, and with time in constant short supply some people tend to ignore a health problem or an ache hoping it will get better by itself. This can often lead to further health problems. What is needed is a trusted and accessible source of information which can tell you more about health, more about how your body works and more about when you really should make the time to see the doctor. In Dr Dawn’s Health Check, practising GP, TV doctor, health columnist, and mother of three, Dr Dawn Harper explains the facts about the most common diseases, ailments and concerns facing families today. It is the essential one-stop health guide packed with advice on how to maintain a lifetime of good health and emotional wellbeing for all the family. This is the first book by upcoming health personality Dr Dawn whose working knowledge as a GP puts her in constant contact with family health issues. Inspired by the hundreds of letters she receives everyday; Dr Dawn dispels the myths and gives the facts on the most common ailments and diseases. From how to combat jet lag, through what works for PMS to when can you have sex after a heart attack. As well as trustworthy and practical information it is full of quirky self help tips and useful websites to look up more detailed information which will give good factual advice rather than scare the living daylights out of you. Her common-sense, practical approach is accessible, friendly, and reassuring. For further information or to interview Dr Dawn, please contact Fiona Smith at Mitchell Beazley on 0207 531 8489 or email: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Hamlyn in the following categories: Entertainment & Arts, Health, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.