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Woman with excruciating swelling condition becomes a marathon runner and competitive body-builder

Woman with excruciating swelling condition that made it impossible to put shoes on has defied the odds by becoming a marathon runner and competitive body-builder Alison Mahoney, now 32, was diagnosed with lymphedema praecox at 17  The condition caused her left leg to swell up so much that she was unable to get her foot… Read More »

Acne treatment on horizon as scientists find gene areas linked to skin condition – Telegraph.co.uk

Treatment for the millions of Britons who suffer acne could be on the horizon after scientists found areas of DNA linked to the condition. Around 80 per cent of people aged between 11 and 30 struggle with acne at some point, which causes spots, oily skin and and can lead to permanent scarring But now… Read More »