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Infections and infectious diseases

Find out everything you need to know about infections, including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.

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What Are the Symptoms of Parasitic Infections?
The symptoms of parasitic infections can be broad. A lot of them are specific to the GI tract things...

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Staying Well with Hep C
Medications can treat hepatitis C, but there are other things you should do to stay healthy. Know...

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5 Ways to Be Proactive Against Hep C Stigma
People diagnosed with hepatitis C face a number of chal...

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Don't Get Lost in Hepatitis C Limbo
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now recommends every person between 18 and 79 years old g...

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The Truth About 8 Hep C Myths
Hepatitis is one of those medical conditions that can be downright befuddling. That might be due ...

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7 Cold and Flu Myths That Definitely Aren’t True in Hawaii
Get the facts on the cold and flu and keep your family healthy.

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How to Stay Healthy in a House Full of Sick People
It’s no secret that the flu causes major illness and distress every year. According to the ...

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Is Getting Measles Really a Big Deal?
Measles isn’t just a rash. It’s not a childhood rite of passage, either. It’s a...

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Septic Shock: When an Infection Turns Deadly
Boxing great Muhammad Ali, who passed away in June 2016, was well known for his fight against Par...

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The Kissing Bug: Must-Know Facts
The kissing bug doesn’t actually sound that bad, but in fact a bite from this insect can be...
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