Diseases

How Unhealthy Food Can Cause An Early Death

When it comes to overall health and well-being I realized something very important – you are what you eat. Why food will cause your early death Food does not have to be poisoned to be deadly. Think about what you eat everyday. Do you know... read more »

 

MRSA: The Germ that Won’t Die

The widespread use of antibiotics throughout the world, both in humans and in animals has led to a great deal of pressure on bacteria to adapt.  Unfortunately for humans this has not seemed to big a challenge for these remarkably adaptive organisms,... read more »

 

Chlamydia’s Unique and Fascinating Life Cycle

Chlamydia trachomatis is the cause of one of the most common and significant sexually transmitted diseases in the US and the world, but is also a very unique and interesting organism.  Chlamydia organisms are referred to as an obligate intracellular... read more »

 

Pinworms

Pinworms are one of the most common parasitic infections in the US, although it is a completely harmless one in most cases.  Pinworms, also called Enterobius vermicularis, is a tiny parasite, about the size of a common pin, hence it’s name. ... read more »