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17 Mar 2007

What is hives/impetigo?
And what are the symptoms?
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01 Jan 0001

HI Jordan
Hives is an allergic reaction - big red itchy bumps coming out on your skin.
Impetigo is a bacterial skin infection - looks like pimples or oozing sores.
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