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Skin Cancer – protect and detect

At least 2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70. Find out how you can prevent and detect skin cancer.

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Avoid a sizzling sunburn this summer

Spending time in the summer sunshine is an Australian pastime, but if you’re not careful you could end up with a nasty sunburn or, even worse, skin cancer. Here we look at sunburn and what you can do to protect yourself.

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Childhood Allergies

Allergies are really common in kids, with around 40 per cent affected at some stage during their childhood.

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Acne – What Can I Do About It?

Pimples, zits, spots or simply acne – whatever you choose to call those angry red bumps that erupt at the worst possible time, there is no disputing the fact they're unpleasant.

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When Work Gets Under Your Skin

Does your job literally get under your skin? Skin conditions like irritations, rashes, allergies and skin cancer are among the most common work-related health problems.

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Introducing: Dermatologists

Meet the specialists who can take care of your body’s largest organ – the skin.

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Protect Yourself Against Skin Cancer

Australians have one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world. What do you need to know to protect yourself?

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Living With Eczema

Eczema (also called atopic dermatitis) can make life very uncomfortable – but there are things you can do to reduce your symptoms and soothe the itch.

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Dealing With Psoriasis

When skin cells are produced too quickly, it can lead to the skin condition psoriasis. While it can be a frustrating condition to manage, there are things you can do to help control the symptoms

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Recipe For Strong Bones – Vitamin D And Sunlight

We've covered your calcium requirements, now it's time to look at vitamin D and sunlight.

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Treat Burns With Care

When dealing with a burn, treating it properly can help to limit the damage to your skin.

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Evidence Skimpy On Cellulite

For a problem that affects so many women, it might be a surprise to many that medical research on cellulite is decidedly on the skimpy side.

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Understanding Tanning: Part 2

There is strong evidence linking tanning with the increased risk of skin cancer, but what about the positive health claims made for tanning?

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Understanding Tanning: Part 1

What do you need to know before getting that bronzed glow?

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Unload For Healthy Skin

Bad news for chemists and good news for you. The key to kissing acne and pimples goodbye and having clear, healthy skin appears not to be skin creams or medications but being strategic about what you eat.

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