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The Dangers & Complications of Infections

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates there are 1 million Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) a day and 357 million infections a year worldwide. Below, are 4 major Types of Infections you need to know about with some of their connected diseases.

  1. Bacterial - Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Strep Throat, Syphilis...
  2. Fungal - Athletes Foot, Ringworm, Yeast Infections...
  3. Parasitic - Pubic Lice, Scabies, Trichomoniasis...
  4. Viral - Herpes, Hepatitis C, Mononucleosis...

Learn about the different Signs, Symptoms & Transmissions of these infections and available Treatments if exposed, plus how to avoid them if possible.

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Education

Symptoms for 10 Common STDs

These diseases are classified as STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) because they can be spread through sexual activity. Also known as STI "sexually transmitted infections", these medical conditions may be dangerous if left untreated. They don't only affect your current physical health but can also hinder your future fertility and sexual virility.

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Bacterial

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How to Prevent Pink Eye

Conjunctivitis, or pink eye, is one of the most common causes of a non-painful red eye. The symptoms usually start in one eye but can quickly spread to the other if poor hygiene is practiced. Most pink eye is contagious, although, in some cases, an irritated, pink eye can be allergic...

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Parasitic

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What every Parent needs to know about Scabies

Discovering your child has scabies may be distressing for you as a parent, but it's a common disease that affects all children regardless of their race and social background. Information about the disease, its symptoms and how best to treat it, are detailed below.

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Bacterial

Causes & Symptoms of Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is a term used to describe bacteria & viruses that enter the body through food & wreck havoc on the digestive system. Food poisoning is caused by...

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Viral

Shingles: Learn from someone who Experienced it!

Every year approximately one million people in Canada and the United States are afflicted with this virus, also known as herpes zosterIt is a painful viral infection.

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Fungal

Five Things you Need to Know about Ringworm

Ringworm used to be a children's infection limited to the spring and summer but now children get it year-round. Known in the medical literature as tinea capitis or tinea tonsurans...

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