Washing hands regularly can help prevent the spread of Scarlet Fever. It can be treated using paracetmol for high fevers and antihistamine for the skin rash.
A 28-year-old former gym employee from Florida was a face of total dejection as her bizarre skin condition has made her a social pariah.
Ticks that can carry and transmit Lyme disease can be found in nearly 50 percent of all counties in the United States, a new study found.
Shingles can temporarily increase risk of stroke and heart attack in older individuals.
Australian researchers reported that scarlet fever is slowly making a comeback.
A respiratory virus could be sending hundreds of children to hospitals in the Midwest.
A new case report found that iPads and other metallic devices can trigger reactions due to a nickel allergy.
Measles cases in Washington State are at an all-time high.
Deadly skin infections caused by exposure to contaminated water in home aquariums are greatly under-diagnosed, according to new research.
The CDC is now reporting that Lyme disease affects 300,000 people per year, not 30,000.
Researchers report that the drug, Nexavar could be effective in slowing down the progression of advanced thyroid cancer.
A clinical trial testing the effects of a Lyme disease vaccine proves to be successful so far in protecting the body from the infection.
A drug in an early trial promises good results in treating hepatitis C.
Although there are some months left before having to worry about your beach body again, this doesn't mean you are allowed to indulge yourself in endless nights out, partying, drinking, and satisfying your munchies with pizza leftovers and burgers. Yes, the holiday season unofficially started right after Halloween, with most retailers switching pumpkins for Christmas tree decorations, tinsel, and sparkle. America's famous pumpkin spice latte was already replaced with a cup of hot cocoa or delicious mulled wine, while Christmas markets lure you with their wide selection of decorations, homemade goodies, and unique presents for your family. Although December is the month when most of us feel weak against the constant temptations, there are still various easy ways to get through the season without gaining more than a few pounds. Here is how to stay in shape and have fun with your best friends or family at the same time, the winter holiday edition.