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MRSA superbug infections rising in kids with eczema

Superbug infections are rising dramatically among children with atopic dermatitis (eczema) Australian research shows. A 15-year study has found the

Rosacea linked to increased risk of dementia

Rosacea is associated with an increased risk of neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, according to a large

Paronychia

Paronychia is an inflammation of the skin bordering a fingernail or toenail. This inflammation can be classified as acute or

Corns and calluses

Calluses and corns are raised areas of local thickening of the surface layer of the skin. This layer is known

Male infertility

Infertility – not being able to conceive after 12 months of having regular unprotected sex – affects about one in

Heat rash or prickly heat

Prickly heat, or heat rash, is an itchy skin rash with small red spots all over the affected areas. It

Impetigo

Impetigo is a very contagious skin infection which is very common. It is sometimes called ‘school sores’. Impetigo is found

Vasectomy: frequently asked questions

Q. Can I have a vasectomy if I am single? A. Yes, vasectomies are carried out on single men in

Female pattern hair loss

Many people think that age-related hair loss only affects men. However, it is common for women to also experience hair

Hair loss overview

Hair loss (also known as alopecia) is a common problem, and can affect just your scalp or your entire body.

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