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Thrush is an infection with a yeast (fungus) Candida albicans, typically in the vagina or mouth.

Women's Health


Find out more about eyelid problems, including entropion and ectropion, which are quite common in older people.

Eye Health


Few of us will get through life without having the intensely painful experience known as grief. Grief is a very complex process, which produces a wide range of differing emotions.

Mental Health

Dizzy turns

Dizziness can be used to describe a wide variety of sensations. Find out the difference between vertigo and faintness, and possible underlying causes.

Heart & Stroke Symptoms

Corns and calluses

Among the most common causes of sore feet are calluses and corns. Calluses are bigger than corns and usually found on the sole of the foot.

Skin & Hair

Sore eyes

Conjunctivitis is the most common cause of sore eyes. Find out about conjunctivitis and symptoms that indicate a more serious eye problem.

Eye Health Symptoms

Toxic shock syndrome

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but serious illness caused by some types of the bacterium Staphylococcus and often associated with tampon use.

Women's Health