Acne is a common skin condition. Almost 8 in 10 teens have acne. It is so common that it is considered a normal part of puberty. Effective treatments are available, but acne can be persistent. When one begins to go away, others seem to crop up. When you are looking at a big pimple on […]

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Typhoid fever, commonly known as typhoid is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria, Salmonella Typhi (S. Typhi). People get infected by ingestion of food or water contaminated by stool or urine of infected person. The bacteria multiply in the digestive tract and spread into the bloodstream. In severe infections, which can be life threatening, […]

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Menopause is when a woman’s menstrual period stops permanently and the woman is no longer able to have children. It happens when the ovaries gradually producing less estrogen and progesterone, two hormones needed for a woman’s menstrual periods and fertility. Every woman goes through menopause; it is a normal part of aging. Menopause is diagnosed […]

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Teeth play an important role in helping us bite and chew food, making food easier to digest. Teeth also help us speak clearly and give us beautiful smiles! Tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease. It can cause pain, discomfort and infection; it will affect eating, speaking, smiling, sleeping and even children’s general […]

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Rabies, also known as “mad dog disease”, is a serious infectious disease caused by the rabies virus. The virus is spread to humans by infected animals’ saliva through a bite, scratch or lick to broken skin, the mouth or the eye. After entering the human body, the rabies virus migrates along nerves to the spinal […]

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