Children prone to hand-foot-and-mouth disease

Hand-foot-and-mouth disease, or HFMD, can send your child to bed in perfect health only to wake with sore bright red blisters erupting all over the body. HFMD is a contagious illness that is caused by different viruses. Despite its scary name, the illness is generally mild

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Arthritis pain harming ageing population

Osteoarthritis strikes nearly 10% of men and 20% of women over age 60. For many sufferers, pain is a daily companion that keeps them from living full, active lives. Approximately 80% of sufferers will have limitations in movement and 25% will not be able to perform activities of daily living

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