Swelling after an insect bite: When should you see a doctor?
Not everyone will require medical treatment if they have swelling of the skin after being stung by an insect. It is only necessary if the person has previously experienced allergicread more
Family doctors often fail to recognise cortisone-induced diabetes
Long-term cortisone use can lead to a specific type of diabetes that is often not recognised right away, according to the German Diabetes Association (DDG).read more
Eczema increases food allergies in children with eczema
Infants with severe rashes (eczema) that are also colonised by a certain type of bacteria develop fewer food allergies than children without this bacteria.read more