One of the most proffered solutions to prevent infection due to drinking of contaminated water is to boil the water, allowing it to cool down before drinking it. However, the practice is not entirely safe
Kissing has never been more dangerous when it comes to this infection. An introduction to a disease more common among youths, especially between the age of 15 and 26 years, and notoriously being transmitted by kissing.
The greatest incidence of HSV infections have been shown in recent times to occur in women of reproductive age and the risk of maternal transmission of the virus to the foetus or neonate (newborn) has become a major health concern.
The writer, a senior researcher and epidemiologist with years of working on Escherichia coli, , gave an overview on one of the most important bacteria in Microbiology, and its intensive connection with diarrhoea and gastroenteritis.
In a series of articles and write-ups, the magazine provides simple and usable information about medically important diseases, together with their symptoms, diagnoses, treatments and preventive controls.