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01 Sep 2018... Jaundice in newborn babies is a yellow colouration of the skin and the whites of the eyes. Visible jaundice occurs in one third to a half of normal newborn babies. It usually does not cause problems and generally fades by the end of the first week after birth. If the jaundice appears within 24 hours of birth, or is still present after 2 weeks, contact your doctor or local hospital.
01 Aug 2021... Plaque psoriasis affects everyone differently, which is why there are different options you can use alongside topical treatments (creams, ointments, gels, lotions, shampoos and foams). The best treatment for you depends on a number of factors. Together with your health professional, the information in this guide can help you understand the next steps in managing your condition. Plaque psoriasis is an autoimmune condition that affects your skin. While it can’t be cured, it can be well controlled with the right treatment.
01 Oct 2020... Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a harmless skin infection caused by a virus and can be passed on by skin-to-skin contact. This fact sheet explains what molluscum contagiosum is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Jul 2021... Plaque psoriasis is an autoimmune condition that affects your skin. While it can’t be cured, many people with plaque psoriasis find that their symptoms can be well controlled with the right treatment. Methotrexate is a medicine used in low doses to treat plaque psoriasis. Use this action plan to discuss methotrexate with your dermatologist. It can help you understand the benefits and risks, as well as the need for monitoring and checks.
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