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  1. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)

    20 Feb 2018

    Myalgic encephalomyelitis, commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome, can affect people of any age, including children...

  2. Autoimmune disorders

    14 Feb 2018

    There is generally no cure for an autoimmune disorder, but the symptoms can be managed...

  3. Diabetes type 1

    16 Oct 2017

    Type 1 diabetes can affect anyone of any age, but is more common in people under 30 years...

  4. Retroperitoneal fibrosis

    03 Oct 2017

    Retroperitoneal fibrosis is the abnormal growth of tissue on and around abdominal structures, including blood vessels and ureters...

  5. HIV and AIDS

    26 Sep 2017

    In Australia, HIV is most commonly spread when having sex without a condom and when sharing needles and other injecting equipment...

  6. Lipoedema

    07 Sep 2017

    Lipoedema is a painful, chronic, symmetrical swelling in the legs, thighs, buttocks and sometimes arms due to the accumulation of fat in the subcutaneous tissues. The onset often occurs during puberty...

  7. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

    11 Jul 2017

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

  8. Guillain-Barré syndrome

    19 Jun 2017

    Most people with Guillain-Barré syndrome experienced some form of viral or bacterial infection before the onset of symptoms...

  9. Rheumatoid arthritis

    09 May 2017

    Early treatment of rheumatoid arthritis is important in helping you manage the condition more effectively...

  10. Thyroid - Hashimoto's disease

    18 Apr 2017

    Hashimoto's disease progresses very slowly over many years, so the symptoms may go unnoticed...