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Hand, foot and mouth disease

Parents warned to look out for hand, foot and mouth disease

Cases of the viral infection hand, foot and mouth disease have risen in the last month with outbreaks in Somerset, Gloucester and Manchester. Discover how to spot and treat it.

What breastfeeding support is available for mums?

Discover the sources of breastfeeding help for new mums, your rights when breastfeeding in public, and breastfeeding alternatives.

Nurofen launches digital thermometer

Nurofen has branched out from medicines into products designed to help with pain with the launch of its first ever digital thermometer: FeverSmart. It will cost you £85. Find out what we think of it.

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Scarlet fever: find out where it’s hit near you

Reported scarlet fever cases have hit their highest level since the 1960s. Find out where it's hit hardest, symptoms and what to do if you or a family member gets struck down.

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Measles outbreaks could make for a miserable family Christmas

The NHS has reported an outbreak of measles in both Leeds and Liverpool, with Greater Manchester also braced for an increase in cases. Health officials believe the virus may have...

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