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    • Staph Infection (Staphylococcus Aureus) Staphylococcus or Staph is a group of bacteria that can cause a multitude of diseases. Staph infections can cause illness...learn more »
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      Staph Infection (Staphylococcus Aureus) Article
      • Staph infection facts
      • What is Staphylococcus?
      • Who is at risk for Staph infections?
      • What are the symptoms and signs of a Staph infection?
      • What types of diseases are caused by Staph?
      • How are Staph infections diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for Staph infections?
      • What is antibiotic-resistant Staph aureus?
      • What are complications of Staph infections?
      • Can Staph infections be prevented?
      • What is the prognosis for Staph infections?
    • Chalazion Chalazions are cysts that form on the eyelid when a meibomian gland becomes inflamed. The meibomian glands secrete a mixture of...learn more »
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      Chalazion Article
      • Chalazion facts
      • What is a chalazion?
      • What are these eyelid glands?
      • What causes a chalazion? What are the symptoms of a chalazion?
      • Is a chalazion like a pimple?
      • What is the treatment for a chalazion?
      • What is the prognosis for chalazion?
      • How can a chalazion be prevented?
    • Dandruff (Seborrhea) Dandruff (seborrhea) is a skin disorder that results from neither too much moisture nor too much oil. Dandruff can be treated...learn more »
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      Dandruff (Seborrhea) Article
      • Dandruff facts
      • What is dandruff (seborrhea)?
      • What treatments are available for dandruff?
      • What doesn't help dandruff?
      • What over-the-counter products can help dandruff?
      • If over-the-counter products don't work, what can the doctor prescribe for dandruff?
    • Cellulitis Cellulitis is an acute spreading bacterial infection below the surface of the skin characterized by redness, warmth,...learn more »
    • Contact Lenses: Colored, Soft, Hard, Toric and Bifocal Contact lenses fit over the cornea and correct vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism. Contact...learn more »
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      Contact Lenses: Colored, Soft, Hard, Toric and Bifocal Article
      • Colored Contact Lenses
      • Soft Contact Lenses
      • Hard Contact Lenses
      • Bifocal Contact Lenses
      • Toric Contact Lenses
      • How do I know which type of contact lens is right for me?
      • Who should not wear contact lenses?
      • Where do I go to get contact lenses?
    • Cyst Cysts are sac-like structures that may be filled with gas, liquid, or solid materials. Cysts may produce symptoms depending on...learn more »
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      Cyst Article
      • Cyst facts
      • What is a cyst?
      • What causes a cyst?
      • What are risk factors for a cyst?
      • What are cyst symptoms and signs?
      • How do physicians diagnose a cyst?
      • What is the treatment for a cyst?
      • What is the prognosis of a cyst?
      • Is it possible to prevent a cyst?