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Rett syndrome

Rett syndrome causes intellectual and physical disability. It’s been described relatively recently, so it’s not known how it progresses to middle age.

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Back pain

Back pain is very common and affects people of all ages. While it generally clears up in a few days, or a few weeks, back pain can continue for a long period.

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Benign prostate hypertrophy

Benign prostate hypertrophy is an enlargement of the prostate gland that commonly arises after you reach the age of 40.

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Scarlet fever

Scarlet fever is a bacterial infection which usually affects primary school-aged children. Learn more about its cause, symptoms, treatment and prevention options.

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Ear infection

Trusted information about ear infection, what is an ear infection , symptoms, treatments and prevention.

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Prevention of accidents caused by objects in the eye, nose and ears

Trusted information about the prevention of accidents due to objects in the eye, nose and ears can be found on this page.

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Genetics of dementia

Trusted information about the genetics of dementia, including rare types of inherited dementia and genetic counselling

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Plantar fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn more about about plantar fasciitis including what it is, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Dementia prevention

Trusted information on dementia prevention including diet, exercise, being socially active and expert advice and links to trusted resources.

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Cystic fibrosis (CF)

Trusted information describing cystic fibrosis, symptoms and how it is diagnosed (CF), as well as links to additional resources and care practices.

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