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Causes Of Pityriasis Versicolor, White Patches On The Skin

Whether you catch a tan, have more dark spots or suffer from peeling, a summer in the sun can change the appearance of your complexion. If you notice visible white patches on your skin, you could be suffering from pityriasis versicolor, a yeast infection that causes a rash most commonly on your back, chest, and shoulders. Here's everything you need to know about it – from what causes it, how to detect it, and what to do if you think you've got it, according to a dermatologist.

Lunar Dust Could Impact Health Of Astronauts In Future

A new study finds simulated lunar soil is toxic to human lung and mouse brain cells. Up to 90% of human lung cells and mouse neurons died when exposed to dust particles that mimic soils found on the moon's surface. Future astronauts spending long periods of time on the moon could suffer bronchitis and other health problems by inhaling tiny particles of dust from its surface.