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Contact dermatitis

Trusted information about contact dermatitis (eczema), including what it is, types, symptoms, treatments and self-care advice

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Seborrhoeic dermatitis (dandruff)

Trusted information and resources on causes of seborrhoeic dermatitis (also called dandruff or cradle cap for infants), treatments and when to seek help.

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Contact dermatitis treatments

Trusted information about contact dermatitis treatments and self-help advice

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Itchy scalp

There are many different reasons your head might be itchy. Learn more about the different causes and treatment options available.

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Links to trusted information about eczema.

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Baby rash

Trusted information about baby rash, such as nappy rash and cradle cap, including what it is and treatments

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Baby rash treatments

Trusted information about baby rash treatments and self-care advice

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Antihistamines are medicines that help ease allergy symptoms. Read more about how antihistamines are used to treat conditions like hay fever, eczema and asthma.

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Just diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma can be cured with intensive treatment in around 30% of people. Find out about what to do after diagnosis and about the treatment options.

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Fall prevention

Trusted information on fall prevention for older people and simple everyday steps to take around the home, and links to trusted resources

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Peripheral vascular disease treament

Information on Peripheral vascular disease treatment and medicine options, plus links to trusted resources.

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