In view of the increasing number of cases of leptospirosis the Department of Health (DOH) is appealing to those with flu like symptoms for more than two days to seek treatment.
Tattooing is not only a body work of art but also a form of self expression for people who are not afraid to express themselves in projecting their personality.
Concern is prevalent over drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis bacilli (TB) growing and now noted thriving in India with similar ‘incurable’ TB emerging in Italy and Iran.
Patients are facing an ‘unthinkable scenario’ where infections become ‘untreatable’ due to resistance to antibiotics, leading doctors have warned.
Doctors in Britain are advised to stop using the usual treatment cefixime for gonorrhea and instead use two or more powerful antibiotics.
Scottish researchers in 2009, had arranged some women with bladder infections to take one capsule a day filled with cranberry extract.
Antibiotics have been used to fight bacterial infections for over seventy years. Almost everyone has come into contact with antibiotics whether in tablet, syrup or ointment form.
Typhoid fever is a systemic disease (one that affects a number of organs and tissues, or affects the body as a whole) and can be life threatening.
Cases of meningococcemia intermittently occurring every year in different countries worldwide.