Category: Infectious Disease

Hepatitis Awareness Month 2018

Posted on April 30th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. In the United States, the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis …

All Meningitis Matters

Posted on April 25th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Meningitis is a potentially deadly disease that can kill within 24 hours. Deafness, limb loss, brain damage and seizures are …

What You Might Not Realize About The Benefits Of Hand-Washing

Posted on March 19th, 2018 by Summer Nix

By MARC SILVER • MAR 6, 2018 OK, so maybe you’re one of those people who don’t wash their hands even after going …

Flu: What you need to know

Posted on January 29th, 2018 by Summer Nix

Flu is a viral illness that causes fever, sore throat, muscle aches and cough. Flu can weaken the body’s defenses …