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    Sun safety advice – Sun safety advice

    // Read transcript for video - How to apply sunscreen Advice for adults and children on sun protection, including: sunscreen clothing eczema sunburn moles What sun protection factor (SPF) should...

    Psoriasis: ‘Don’t suffer in silence’ – Psoriasis: ‘Don’t suffer in silence’

    Award-winning actor, writer and comedian Toby Hadoke has battled with severe psoriasis for most of his life. He talks about treatments and why it’s...

    Common skin conditions – Common skin conditions

    callCreateExperiences();Read transcript for video - PsoriasisA short guide to...

    Dangers of black henna – Dangers of black henna

    If you see a shop or stall offering to paint black tattoos onto your skin, don’t be tempted to get one. It could leave you...

    Look after your skin – Look after your skin

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    Summer feet tips – Summer feet tips

    Use these 10 summer footcare tips from the College of Podiatry to get your feet in shape for summer.1. Trim your toenails for summerUse proper nail clippers and...

    Underweight teen girls – Underweight teen girls

    You may have wondered for a while if you're underweight. Or perhaps your friends or parents have mentioned it. You can check by using our healthy...

    Support groups for disfigurement – Support groups for disfigurement

    There are lots of groups that can offer support, information and advice on specific conditions that can cause disfigurement. Below are some examples, but the list...

    10 health benefits of stopping smoking – 10 health benefits of...

    Smoking is bad for your health, but exactly how will stopping make life better? Here are 10 ways your health will improve when you stop smoking. Stopping smoking...

    ‘I was petrified of passing psoriasis to my children’ – ‘I...

    Ros Foreman, aged 56 when interviewed, has had severe psoriasis since childhood. Here she talks about how pregnancy, sunshine and medicines have helped. “I was diagnosed with...