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Common problem left woman in agony

A Victorian woman has spoken about the 12 months she spent in “utter agony”, unable to walk or hold her newborn daughter, while a rare skin disease ravaged her hands and feet. Nicole Preece, 32, from the Mornington Peninsula, was diagnosed with palmoplantar pustulosis (PPP) — an extremely rare form of psoriasis — within minutes… Read More »

Drug problem pill-testing debate ignores

As the debate surrounding pill testing at music festivals continues to heat up, the harm associated with another drug — alcohol — appears to have disappeared from the spotlight. Over the Australia Day long weekend, 25 people were transferred to hospital from the Electric Gardens, Hardcore Till I Die and Rolling Loud music festivals in… Read More »