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Infectious Diseases by Name

Learn the details about the different infectious disease, including where they're prominent, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you do get sick.
An illustration of a doctor holding a magnifying glass over a pair of lungs with two people looking at it—a woman with a tissue over her mouth and a man who is coughing.
The Link Between Asthma and Pertussis
Woman sick at home with high fever
Treatments for Epstein-Barr Virus and Infectious Mononucleosis
Parvovirus Symptoms
Parvovirus Risks in Pregnancy
Female doctor examines teenage patient
What Should I Know About Epstein-Barr Virus?
An Overview of West Nile Virus
Aedes aegypti biting human skin
What Causes West Nile Virus Infection?
Green Smoothie
What Is the C Diff Diet?
Blood Test
What to Expect From an Enzyme Imunoassay (EIA)
An oral vaccination of a baby boy
Important Facts About Polio
What Is Giardiasis?
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6 Items You Should Clean More Often Than You Do
Scientist conducting the process of Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to amplify DNA by using a thermocycler to create samples
How West Nile Virus Infections Are Diagnosed
Asian sick little girl lying in bed with a high fever
Yellow Fever: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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How Cholera Is Treated
Woman washing hands in washstand
How Cholera Is Diagnosed
Whas up
Cholera: Causes and Risk Factors
washing hands
Cholera: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Ebola virus
Ebola: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Swimming pools at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort at Cable Beach in Nassau, Bahamas.
Understanding Screwworm, the Parasite Found in the Florida Keys
Doctor examining child's mouth
How Mumps Is Diagnosed
Mosquito sucking blood
What Causes Yellow Fever?
Doctor giving young girl flu shot
How West Nile Virus Infections Are Treated
Causes and Risk Factors of Chagas Disease
Fatigued man rubbing his eyes
Symptoms and Complications of Chagas Disease
How Chagas Disease Is Diagnosed
Woman receiving vaccination.
How Yellow Fever Is Treated
Technician With Blood Vial
How Is Yellow Fever Diagnosed?
Mosquito on skin
How Mosquitoes Spread the Usutu Virus
Photo of Pregnant Woman With Cat
How to Treat and Prevent Toxoplasmosis
Hispanic doctor examining neck of patient
What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Toxoplasmosis?
baby playing with toys
Causes and Risk Factors of Mumps
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Toxoplasmosis Risks Most People Are Unaware Of
Flooded neighborhood in in Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey
Heavy Flooding From Hurricanes Can Contribute to Waterborne Disease
Long sleeves, long pants and mosquito netting can protect you against mosquito bites.
Preventing Yellow Fever
Woman Taking Pill
How Chagas Disease Is Treated
tetanus pertussis vaccine
Do I Need a Tetanus Shot?
Toxoplasmosis and fetus
How Toxoplasmosis Is Diagnosed
Labeled illustration of a human heart
Your Heart Can Get an Infection, Too
Guinea worm disease
An Overview of Guinea Worm Disease
Doctor examining young girl
How Mumps Is Treated
mother and daughter washing hands
An Overview of Enterovirus and Its Different Strains
The Deadly MRSA Superbug Is on the Rise in Hospitals
Deer tick on a finger
How Babesiosis Is Spread by Deer Ticks
Asian man taking temperature while sick at home
Typhoid Fever Overview: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment
T. cruzi blood infection
What You Should Know About Chagas Disease
Preparing vaccines
How You Can Protect Yourself From Meningitis
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How E. Coli Spreads and Causes Disease
Mother taking her sick daughter's temperature
Mumps: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Vibrio Cholerae
An Overview of Cholera
Japanese seafood sushi, roll and chopstick on white plate
Can You Get an Infection From Eating Raw Fish?
Find Out How Parasitic Infections of the Nervous System Are Dangerous
An Overview of Yellow Fever
OCP project employee collecting adult black flies, the vector for river blindness.
An Overview of Onchocerciasis (River Blindness)
An Overview of Hookworm
woman with abdominal pain
Certain Foods Could Be Breeding Grounds for Food Poisoning
A person changing the filter on an air conditioner.
Legionnaires’ Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment