Chickenpox is a common, worldwide childhood disease. Find details on symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Athlete's foot is an annoying and extremely common skin infection, affecting most people at some point.
Ringworm is a fungal infestation of the skin of the scalp or body. It is called this because of the round or ring-shaped mark often observed. No worm is involved!
These parasites seldom cause serious medical problems, but are annoying and very contagious
Excessive skin-shedding from the scalp is called dandruff.
Psoriasis is a common skin disorder, affecting approximately 2% of the world’s population.
Eczema (also called atopic dermatitis or AD) is a chronic skin condition, characterised by itching and surface inflammation (redness and irritation).