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Hair loss overview

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

Cold sore infections

Q: Why do I get cold sores, but other people don't? A: Cold sores are caused by a virus called

Feet: checklist for foot health

Here is a list of quick questions to help you check the health of your feet. Do you have pain

Dandruff

What is dandruff? Dandruff is a common condition that affects the scalp, causing excessive shedding of skin flakes. The skin

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

Systemic lupus erythematosus, (also known as lupus or SLE) is a type of autoimmune disease, which means that the body’s

Dry skin

Dry skin is a common problem, especially in older people. While it usually only causes mild discomfort, in some cases

Bunions

One of the more painful conditions to affect our feet are bunions. A bunion is an abnormal, swollen bony bump

Skin dryness relieved by vitamin B3

Vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) may be a simple and cost-effective approach to relieve dry skin, according to Australian researchers. Their trial of

Rosacea

Rosacea (pronounced rose-ay-sha) is a common skin condition which causes the face to become red and inflamed, with enlarged and

Scleroderma

Scleroderma is an uncommon disease that causes hard, thickened areas of skin and may also cause problems with blood vessels

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