Diseases & Conditions

Cold & Flu Health Center

A cold and the flu are the evil twins of respiratory infections: Their symptoms are so similar at first that you may not know which one you have. A scratchy throat or the sudden sniffles may prompt an “Uh-oh, I’m getting sick”... more

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  • Bronchitis

    Bronchitis is a condition caused by inflamed air passages. the disease can be chronic or acute and can result from a bacterial or virus infection. For the most part, bronchitis requires medical attention...more

  • Pneumonia

    Pneumonia is a severe infection of the lungs and can occur as a result of a bacteria or virus. The disease attacks air sacs and causes fluid buildup...more

  • Gout

    Gout, also known as gouty arthritis, is incredibly common and painful. People with gout usually first experience pain in the joint of the big toe. Learn more here...more

  • Peptic Ulcers Causes And Treatments
    Peptic Ulcers Causes And Treatments

    The most common causes of peptic ulcers is the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) or the frequent consumption of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)...more

  • Syphilis

    Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection, or STI, that is caused by a bacterium known as Treponema pallidum. When detected late, the disease causes extensive neurological problems. When caught early, the disease can be cured...more

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