In-depth

Causes

Psoriasis

Though psoriasis can be uncomfortable and sometimes painful, you can take steps to improve your symptoms.

Complications

Barrett's esophagus

Infant jaundice

Infant jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes, is common after birth. Careful monitoring and treatment is important for preventing rare, but serious, complications.

April 20, 2017
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