Dr Dulcy Rakumakoe
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22 Feb 2021
11:56 am

‘How do I clean the inside of my ears?’ Dr Dulcy answers your questions

Dr Dulcy Rakumakoe

Each week our resident GP, Dr Dulcy Rakumakoe answers your health questions.

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Dear doctor What causes brown teeth stains in adults, especially the ones that don’t seem to come off? It is usually the high iodine content in the water that causes the discolouration of the teeth. Unfortunately very difficult to fix but please do consult your dentist for further management. It does not represent a pathology you should worry about. The only issue is how they look which may cause distress. Dear doctor My daughter’s toenails keep coming off. She does a lot of sport. Does she have a fungus? As you say, there could be fungal infections causing this. Also...