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Upper Respiratory Infection: Symptoms to Look Out for, Types to Know and Treatments to Try

Wondering if you’ve ever had an upper respiratory infection? If you’ve ever suffered from the common cold, then the answer is almost certainly yes. According to Johns Hopkins University, this illness is one of the most common in adults and...

Lower Respiratory Tract Infection and Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases

Lower respiratory tract infection is often used as a synonym for pneumonia. However, this condition can refer to a host of illnesses affecting the airways below the larynx. While many people recover quickly from lower respiratory tract illnesses, these diseases...

What Is Hantavirus? Symptoms and Treatments

Hantavirus might not be a common disease—in fact, only 728 cases had been reported as of January 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Still, the condition is not one to be viewed lightly. An infectious disease transmitted by...

What Is Whooping Cough and Is It Contagious?

Whooping cough seems to be an illness associated with another era. While it was thought to be on the decline in the developed world, it has made a resurgence. Although it seldom causes serious complications, it can be harmful—and even...

Toxoplasmosis in Humans: Symptoms to Watch out For!

Long associated with cat excrement, Toxoplasma gondii can actually result from numerous causes, including eating undercooked meats. While coming into contact with the single-celled parasite tends to cause few symptoms in healthy individuals, pregnant women and those with compromised immune...

Lymph Node Inflammation (Lymphadenitis): Causes and Treatments

Your lymph nodes can become inflamed for a variety of reasons, including an infection or a virus that causes your lymph nodes to swell. Lymph node inflammation is called lymphadenitis, and the symptoms that pop up depend on the cause...

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