Infections and viruses are a common occurence. But, when is the flu, 'really' a flu? And when is a sore throat, a strep throat? Do ear infections always need a course of antibiotics? And, most importantly, once your doctor has identified your illness, what are the common treatments that are prescribed? Find out more about the many infections and viruses that afflict us including parasitic infections.
My Experience with Typhoid: Infection, Symptoms and Suffering The following article chronicles my personal experience with typhoid disease. Find a detailed account of the symptoms I faced when I suffered from a typhoid infection. I describe the initial signs of the disease and how the symptoms rapidly worsened.
Is H1N1 Flu Dangerous? Swine flu is the common name for a variety of influenza called H1N1. An April 2009 outbreak in Mexico caused worldwide concern and even panic, as fears mounted that swine flu may turn into a deadly pandemic. But is swine flu really that dangerous?
Signs and Symptoms of H. Pylori Infection H. pylori infection is a disease that affects a lot of people, especially in less developed countries. Although many people may be harboring the bacteria in their stomachs, only a few manifest symptoms of the infection. Learn about this common infection that can lead to many complications.