In-depth

Boils and carbuncles

Boils and carbuncles — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment, prevention of these pus-filled bumps.

Cellulitis

Cellulitis is a superficial infection of the skin. But if severe or if left untreated, it can spread into your lymph nodes and bloodstream.

Hand-washing tips

Headache

Most headaches aren't caused by a serious illness, but some could be a sign of a life-threatening condition.

Impetigo

Impetigo is a highly infectious skin condition that mainly affects infants and young children. It's not dangerous, but it occasionally can lead to serious complications.

Joint pain

Joint pain can have many causes and can often be treated at home.

Muscle pain

Muscle pain can occur just about anywhere in your body, and there are lots of potential causes.

Septic arthritis

Septic arthritis occurs when a joint becomes infected. Find out more about this serious condition.

Jun. 11, 2014

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