Virus H1N1 in 2016: Latest Swine Flu News

prevention of swine flu

Swine flu 2016

"Swine flu" is a contagious acute infectious disease caused by pandemic influenza A (H1N1). The virus is transmitted by pigs and humans. The virus is characterized by fever, respiratory syndrome and severe with the possibility of death.

What if the child sickens with polio?

Polio - an acute viral infection. It is characterized by inflammation of the nasal mucosa, and intestine, where primarily the virus enters from the external environment. In some cases, and some affected parts of the nervous system, after which the virus is stored blood.

Viral infection

The name of the disease comes from Latin roots: polios - gray, myelos - spinal cord. In the nervous system, in fact, most often affects the gray matter of the spinal cord, i.e. nerve cells themselves. (W...

First signs and treatment of measles

measles in children

Measles – a widespread acute infectious disease that occurs mainly in children and characterized by fever, catarrh of the mucous membranes of the nose, eyes and throat and the appearance of the skin blotchy rash.

Measles is one of the most contagious diseases known to date. For this infection is characterized by almost 100% sensitivity – that is, if a person previously without a history of measles and vaccinated, will ...


What is the danger of rubella ?

danger of rubella

Rubella – a contagious viral disease that is characterized by a particular season, usually in children. This diagnosis often place in the spring and summer. Such dependence is associated primarily with parents ignoring vaccination calendar, and secondly, with the seasonal decrease immunity. So if to your child   get vaccinated in time, most likely, he will not become infected.

However, in order to vaccination was effe...


Chlamydia and its consequences

Chlamydial infection - is a group of diseases that occur not only in humans but also in animals. They are united by similar symptoms and mechanisms of development. In addition, any Chlamydia is caused by the same pathogen - bacteria Chlamydia. They are widely distributed in nature, and are regularly identified new species of these microorganisms. In addition to human Chlamydia infects birds, animals, arthropods, molluscs, fish and even plants. However, we are primarily interested in chlamydia in...

Conjunctivitis. What is it? And how to treat?

Conjunctivitis - is the process by which inflamed conjunctiva. Usually accompanied by inflammation of the eyelids. This disease may be of allergic , bacterial or viral nature. Allergic conjunctivitis manifests itself when exposed to any allergens. It also occurs when inflammation and redness. Cause its development capable of misuse of contact lenses, the occurrence of allergic reactions to animal or drugs, as well as the phenomenon of hay fever and so on. Provoke the allergic conjunctivitis cap...

Headache. Reasons and Treatment

Headaches - one of the most frequent complaints, with which patients come to the doctor-neurologist. Judging according to recent epidemiological studies, it could be argued that more than 70% of the population of developed countries complain of occasional or chronic headaches. But this figure does not reflect the real state. The reason for this lies in the fact that many patients do not go to the doctor, doing self-medicate. Most of them takes over the counter analgesics. Uncontrolled use of ...

Self-treatment of gonorrhea

Why, with gonorrhea are more likely than with other sexually transmitted diseases, people try to treat by yourself? And because the gonorrhea are not afraid, especially the male part of the population.


It's just a completely healthy body gonorrheal urethritis process is limited. And how many in our country is absolutely healthy men? In a country where the vast majority of men smoke, drink alcohol excessively obese or diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, healthy man - a rari...

What to do if a bitten by a tick? Encephalitis infection

Tick-borne encephalitis - a viral, natural focal (typical only for certain areas) disease, mainly affecting the central nervous system. Carriers of infection are the ticks, the virus is transmitted by the bite of a tick patient. Infection also affects and animals - rodents, cattle, monkeys, some birds. Those most at risk are persons whose activities are related to the stay in the forest - workers of logging, geological parties, builders of roads and railways, oil and gas pipelines, power l...