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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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How Hepatitis C Puts You at Risk for Diabetes
Hepatitis C is a viral infection that causes inflammati...

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Nearly 40 Million Children Around the World Are At Risk For Measles
Nearly 40 million children around the world are at risk for measles due to disruptions in routine...

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Treating Hep C: Being Honest About Recreational Drug Use
If you’ve been diagnosed with Hepatitis C, you may work with a combination of healthcare pr...

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Where to Find Support During Your Hep C Treatment
If you have hepatitis C, you already know that ...

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Why Hepatitis C is Called a "Quiet Killer"
Here’s the thing about the symptoms of hepatitis C: There usually aren’t any. Many pe...

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How to Emotionally Support Someone with Hep C
If someone you love has hepatitis C, caring for them involves more than just making sure they hav...

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My Story, My Diagnosis: Tom's Story
Tom is a father of 5—and grandfather to 11!—who contracted hepatitis C from a blood t...

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How Addressing Mental Health Helps Improve Hep C Treatment
Chronic hepatitis C is sometimes called an “invisible illness” because it typically c...

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Diagnosis and Treatment for MAC Lung Disease
MAC lung disease is a bacterial infection of the lungs. It’s caused by bacteria that are co...

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What are the Risk Factors for MAC Lung Disease?
MAC lung disease is a bacterial infection of the lungs caused by Mycobacterium Avium Complex...
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