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Disease to Digest - Measles

Measles is a highly contagious, serious disease caused by the measles virus (enveloped RNA virus of the genus Morbillivirus within the family Paramyxoviridae). It is one the leading causes of death among young children, despite the… 910 more words

Disease

Ebola Bodies Are Infectious a Week After Death, Study Shows

Scientists have known for some time that the closer a person with Ebola is to death, the more infectious they are. A dead body with Ebola has been frequently referred to as a “ 311 more words

5 things to know about measles right now.

Culled from The Nation’s Health of the APHA. This excellent piece was reported by Lindsey Wahowiak.

Measles was declared eliminated in the U.S. in 2000. 745 more words

Vaccine Preventable Diseases

We Can Do What We Want [Drenge]

WE CAN DO, WE CAN DO, WE CAN DO WHAT WE WANT.

Drenge channel their inner Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster on this psycho-billy rock-n-roll slap-round-the-chops

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INFECTIOUS

Woozy, wheezy

Coughy, queasy

Throat is rough and raw.

Droopy, drowsy

Feeling lousy

Barfy, bloated, blah.

Sniffley, snivelly

Snort uncivilly

Sounding like a sow.

Rubbing noses… 8 more words

Infections Tied to Lower Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk

A new population-based case-control study in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases suggests stomach and urinary tract infections are associated with a reduced risk for rheumatoid arthritis. 110 more words

Disease States/Conditions

Catching the greatest infection

Journal Excerpt: 26th November 2013

Location: Train route from Calicut – Alleppey

A forced break… I thank the all knowing Universe for giving me the time to sit and reflect, breathe in and out, recuperate and relax. 294 more words

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