Health Protection Agency
Outdoor Activities - Health Benefits
Condition resulting in blistering of the skin that arises when the sap from certain plants comes into contact with the skin and is then is exposed to sunlight. Plants causing the condition include some member of the Umbelliferae family including wild parsnip, hogweed and giant hogweed.
Roundworms contracted from dogs and foxes
See Lyme Disease
Last Updated: 31 October 2018 21:00