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  1. Immune system explained

    The immune system remembers every germ it has ever overcome.

  2. Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

    Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a rare autoimmune disorder in which a person?s immune system destroys the platelets that help their blood to clot.

  3. Impetigo - school sores

    Impetigo, or school sores, is a highly contagious skin infection that commonly affects school-aged children.

  4. Implantable cardiac devices

    A person with an artificial cardiac pacemaker can live a normal life and can still perform moderate to strenuous activities.

  5. Improving ventilation to stop the spread of COVID-19

    Find out how ventilation helps you lower the spread of COVID-19.

  6. Incontinence - prevention tips

    Incontinence can be prevented in most cases.

  7. Incontinence - tips for carers

    A person's incontinence can be a challenging problem for their carer, but help is available from a range of sources, so don't think you must cope alone.

  8. Incontinence and continence problems

    Many things can be done to manage, treat and sometimes cure incontinence and continence problems.

  9. Indigestion (heartburn and reflux)

    Food inside the stomach is only kept there by the force of gravity so to avoid heartburn, don't lie down after a big meal.

  10. Infant reflux

    Reflux is common in babies and causes no pain or problems with weight gain in most babies.