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Necrotizing fasciitis

Necrotizing Fasciitis: A Serious Flesh-Eating Bacterial Infection

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Introduction: Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare but extremely serious bacterial infection that affects the tissues beneath the skin, including the ...

Ludwig’s Angina: Serious Infection of the Mouth and Neck

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Introduction: Ludwig’s angina sounds scary, but it’s a bad infection in your mouth and neck that causes swelling. This swelling ...

Sepsis

Sepsis: Recognizing the Signs of a Life-Threatening Condition

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Introduction: Sepsis is a serious condition that happens when the body’s reaction to an infection harms its tissues and organs. ...

bacteria

Beyond Germs: The Essential Role of Bacteria in Our World

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Introduction: Bacteria are everywhere! These tiny, single-celled organisms might be small, but they are incredibly important. In this introduction, we ...

Red and white blood cells surround and green antibiotics

Antibiotics: Powerful Weapons Against Bacterial Infections

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Introduction Antibiotics are powerful medicines used to treat certain illnesses. However, antibiotics do not cure everything, and unnecessary antibiotics can ...

Person with a toothache holding their cheek in pain.

Understanding Toothaches: Causes, Symptoms, and Relief

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Introduction: A toothache is a pain in or around your tooth, caused by various issues like cavities, gum disease, or ...

Close-up of a mouth with a swollen, red abscess on the gum next to a Tooth infections .

Tooth Infection: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

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Introduction: When bad germs sneak into your tooth and make it sick, it’s called a tooth infection. It happens when ...

Person with healthy complexion, possibly due to balanced hormones.

Understanding Hormones: Your Body’s Chemical Messengers

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Introduction: Imagine your body is a giant kingdom. To keep things running smoothly, the king (or queen) needs to send ...

Laser eye surgery procedure with a surgeon using a laser on a patient's eye.

Is Laser Eye Surgery Right for You? Learn About Vision Correction Surgery

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Introduction: Laser eye surgery fixes vision problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. It uses a laser to change the shape ...

Close-up of a butterfly-shaped gland at the base of the throat. The gland is red and inflamed.

Understanding a Hypothyroidism Thyroid

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Introduction Hypothyroidism is when your thyroid doesn’t make enough hormones. This can slow down your body and make you feel ...