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Mouth diseases

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Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

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Hand, foot and mouth disease - myDr.com.au

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness causing mouth sores and a skin rash. Read about the symptoms, treatment and how to prevent infection by this viral illness.

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Hand, foot and mouth disease fact sheet - Fact sheets

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common viral infection which is easily passed from person to person.

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Hand, foot and mouth disease

Find out what is hand, foot and mouth disease and links to trusted information on its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Hand, foot and mouth disease: children | Raising Children Network

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common childhood illness. It causes mouth ulcers and blisters on hands and feet. Its mostly mild but can be uncomfortable.

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Dry mouth syndrome - Better Health Channel

A dry mouth is a symptom of an underlying problem, rather than a disease in itself.

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Tongue-tie - Better Health Channel

Tongue-tie is a condition caused by restrictive tongue tissue that stops the tongue from poking out past the lips.

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Von Willebrand disease - Better Health Channel

A person with von Willebrand disease may have frequent nosebleeds, heavy menstruation or excessive bleeding from the mouth.

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Oral healthcare - myDr.com.au

Oral health problems include tooth decay, gum disease, mouth ulcers, halitosis, childhood teething and oral thrush.

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How Smoking Affects the Mouth | myVMC

Smoking plays a part in several diseases and lesions in the mouth, the most common being gum disease. The chance of dental implant failure is also more common among smokers than among non-smokers.

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