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05 Jun 2020
Fungal infections are generally mild and commonly affect the outer layer of the skin, nails and hair. Fungi that commonly cause infections include dermatophytes (eg, tinea), yeasts (eg, candida) and molds.
25 Jun 2020
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition which develops when reflux of stomach contents causes troublesome symptoms and/or complications.1 Audrey Abella speaks with Dr Tan Chi Chiu, gastroenterologist and senior consultant, Gastroenterology & Medicine International at Gleneagles Medical Centre, Singapore, to discuss how GERD can be addressed in the primary care setting.

Atopic Dermatitis (Patient Counselling Guide)

05 Jun 2020
Atopic dermatitis, or atopic eczema, is a chronic, pruritic inflammatory skin disease that occurs most frequently in children, but also affects many adults. The exact cause of atopic dermatitis is still unknown, although researchers have found that a person is more likely to have the condition if parents or other family members have asthma, allergies (hay fever) or eczema (skin inflammation or allergic-type skin rashes). Factors that may induce itching or skin irritation include: irritants eg, chemicals, solvents, soaps, detergents, fragrances, certain skin care products, certain fabrics and smoke; allergens eg, food, dust mites, animal danders, pollution; temperature and humidity eg, cold weather, heat and sweating; infections; dry skin; and emotional and mental stress.

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Most Read Articles
05 Jun 2020
Fungal infections are generally mild and commonly affect the outer layer of the skin, nails and hair. Fungi that commonly cause infections include dermatophytes (eg, tinea), yeasts (eg, candida) and molds.
25 Jun 2020
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition which develops when reflux of stomach contents causes troublesome symptoms and/or complications.1 Audrey Abella speaks with Dr Tan Chi Chiu, gastroenterologist and senior consultant, Gastroenterology & Medicine International at Gleneagles Medical Centre, Singapore, to discuss how GERD can be addressed in the primary care setting.