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What is tinea versicolor?

If you’ve noticed lighter or darker spots on your skin — along with some itching and flaking — you could have tinea versicolor, a fungal skin infection that flares up in the summer.

Marcy Lovitch

By Marcy Lovitch
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8 common lupus symptoms, explained

This autoimmune disease can cause damage to your major organs. So knowing the early warning signs — and starting treatment as soon as possible — is vital for long-term health.

Jessica Migala

By Jessica Migala