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Best Diagnosis and Treatment for Tetanus in the Philippines

Tetanus is a potentially life-threatening illness caused by bacteria that can enter the body through an open wound. The Philippines is no stranger to this disease, and while it is preventable through vaccination, it must be treated if contracted. This article will explore various methods of diagnosis and treatment for tetanus in the Philippines, including […]

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Cholera Signs and Symptoms: Guide For Filipinos

Cholera is a serious disease that affects many Filipinos around the country. It is caused by ingesting contaminated food or water and can have deadly consequences if not treated in time. Knowing what cholera is and how it can be prevented are important steps in protecting oneself from this potentially fatal condition. This article will

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Typhoid Fever Symptoms, Causes & Treatment for Filipinos

The World Health Organization estimates that 1 million people contract typhoid fever every year, and about 500,000 die from it. Typhoid fever is endemic in the Philippines and is responsible for an estimated 1,000 deaths each year. The Philippines has developed a good surveillance system for typhoid fever symptoms and has been able to implement

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How can I get tested for HIV and AIDS in the Philippines?

How HIV And AIDS Are Different – And What Filipinos Should Know

There are a few key differences between HIV and AIDS that Filipinos should know if they’re ever concerned about their health. HIV is the virus that causes AIDS, while AIDS is a general term for the various symptoms and conditions that can result from HIV infection. What Exactly Is AIDS?  AIDS is a serious, life-threatening

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How do I know if I've ever had chicken pox? Chickenpox (Varicella) Signs and Symptoms

Can You Get Shingles If You Never Had Chickenpox? Here’s What You Need To Know

Shingles are a rare but serious complication of varicella or chickenpox. It’s caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox, but it usually affects the nerves in the back of your neck and stomach. There’s no cure, but there are treatments available that can make the pain less intense. If you never had chickenpox and

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Infectious Disease Doctor in the Philippines: How to Choose the Right Infectiologist

Choosing the correct Infectiology physician or infectious disease doctor in the Philippines can be challenging. Several factors to consider, including location, experience, and specialty. If you are looking for an expert in a specific field, it is vital to research which ID doctors have the most experience with that disease. This article will expound on

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