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SINUSITIS - a patient's guide

Sinusitis is an inflammation of the mucous lining and can be a result of an allergy or a nasal infection. This article details the symptoms and treatment of the condition.

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GIARDIA - a patient's guide

Giardia is caused by drinking contaminated water and can easily spread in day-care settings. This article looks at how to treat and prevent the illness.

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GLANDULAR FEVER - a patient's guide

Also known as the kissing disease, Glandular fever is more common during teenage years. This article looks at the symptoms, treatment and prevention of the condition.

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IMPETIGO - a patient's guide

Impetigo is a contagious skin infection that is mainly found in children. This article looks at treatment and prevention of the condition.

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SOCIAL PHOBIA - a patient's guide

Social phobia is a condition which can severely impact on a person's life. This article provides in depth information about the illness and the treatment options.

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THE MIRENA IUD - a patient's guide

The Mirena is a new contraceptive. It is an IUD which releases a progestogen hormone to stop conception and help reduce heavy periods. This article looks the benefits and possible side effects.

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DENGUE FEVER - a patient's guide

Overseas travellers are most at risk of Dengue fever which is carried by mosquitoes. This article outlines the symptoms, treatment, and measures to prevent it.

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