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Pityriasis rosea

Pityriasis rosea is a pink, scaly and inflamed skin rash. Cool baths can help soothe the skin; sunlight can help fade the rash. Learn more here.

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Fungal skin diseases

Trusted information about fungal skin diseases from leading Australian health organisations, including links to ringworm of the body and foot care.

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Skin conditions

There are many different kinds of rashes and skin conditions. Some are quick and easy to treat, while others are chronic or more difficult to get rid of. Find out more here.

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Just diagnosed with skin cancer

Trusted information about just diagnosed with skin cancer or melanoma including treatment options and links to trusted resources.

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Bowen's disease

Bowen's disease is a very early form of skin cancer. There are good treatments available, but don't ignore it since it can spread and become more serious.

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Hives

Hives is a skin rash that can be triggered by a variety of things, including allergic reactions, medicines and heat. Learn to recognise the symptoms.

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Keratosis pilaris

Keratosis pilaris consists of small, rough, white or reddish bumps or patches on the skin. Read about the causes, symptoms and treatment here.

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Vitiligo

Vitiligo can be challenging to live with, mainly because of the way the skin looks. However, people with vitiligo are usually in good health.

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Molluscum contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common skin infection caused by a virus. Learn more about its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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Skin cancer prevention

Information on how to prevent skin cancer and how to protect your skin from UV radiation. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Skin cancer symptoms

Information on skin cancer symptoms and signs, plus links to trusted resources.

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