Dr Jessica Garner

Dr Jessica Garner

General Practitioner

Dr Jessica Garner is a GP and health writer and graduated from Medical School in 2002.

She then spent a further five years working as a hospital doctor, gaining experience in a host of different specialities, including a spell working as an A&E doctor in Australia. She went on to complete her GP training, qualifying and becoming a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2008. 

She also writes for publications such as Pulse and GP Online. 

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Recent articles

Common causes of an itchy scalp
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Common causes of an itchy scalp Feature

If you tell someone you are scratching your head, with a bit of luck they will assume you are engrossed in a serious bit of cogitation. However, it is probably more …

How to get the most out of your GP appointment
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How to get the most out of your GP appointment Feature

The average GP appointment lasts 10 minutes. 10 minutes. Yes, 10 minutes! Lots of people are aware of this fact; but have you ever actually stopped to think how long …

Common causes of an itchy bottom
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Common causes of an itchy bottom Feature

While an itchy bum may be a literal pain in the backside, it's actually incredibly common. There are thought to be over 100 potential causes but some are more likely …