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Diabetes symptoms

Symptoms for type 1 diabetes may occur suddenly while symptoms of type 2 diabetes have a gradual onset. Find out about diabetes symptoms.

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Croup symptoms

Croup is a common inflammation usually caused by the same viruses as the common cold and the symptoms are very similar.

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Symptoms of mental illness

Each type of mental illness has a different set of symptoms. A severe change in a person's thoughts, mood or behaviour can be a sign that they are struggling with mental health problems.

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Neuromuscular system

The neuromuscular system includes all the muscles in the body and the nerves serving them. Learn more about how it works and related diseases.

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Itchy eyes

Itchy eyes are usually caused by an allergy or by dry eye syndrome. There are things you can do to treat and prevent itchy eyes. Read more on the causes here.

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Milia

Milia are tiny, white lumps that can appear on the faces of newborn babies, young children and adults. learn more about different types and treatments.

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Asthma symptoms

When asthma symptoms get significantly worse, this is known as an asthma attack. Find out about more asthma symptoms and asthma first aid steps.

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Symptoms of rubella

The symptoms of rubella take 2-3 weeks to develop after someone is infected with the virus. Read more about the symptoms of rubella in this article.

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Dementia symptoms

Trusted information about signs and symptoms of dementia, and links to trusted resources.

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Pancreatitis symptoms

Symptoms of acute pancreatitis can be similar to symptoms of other medical emergencies such as heart attack. Learn more about these symptoms.

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