In its later stages, meningitis can cause distinct marks on the skin that look like a rash. In this article, we look at the symptoms of meningitis and pictures of the rash. We also discuss other possible causes of these marks.
Many people have cold sores throughout their lives, but some factors can make it easier for them to recur. Learn about why cold sores recur here.
Lysine is an amino acid that may help prevent cold sores. Most people get lysine from their diet. In this article, Learn more about whether it is effective and how to use it.
New research investigates the prevalence of sepsis-related deaths and how many such fatal cases could have been prevented with better hospital care.
The results of a preclinical trial show that a new drug may stop sepsis, which is a potentially fatal condition, from progressing.
Viral fever symptoms include a high temperature, coughing, nausea, and a runny nose. There are many causes. Treatment typically involves resting and drinking fluids. Learn more about viral fever here.
Insects harbor bacteria that protect them from infection. Tapping this source could yield new antibiotics to combat the growing threat of drug resistance.
Strep throat is a common bacterial infection that typically leads to a sore, scratchy throat. Sometimes, it can also cause a rash. Several other conditions that can also cause both a sore throat and a rash. Learn more about those conditions here.
For the first time ever, researchers have managed to establish what allows drug-resistant bacteria to repel the action of potent antibiotics.
Sepsis can be fatal, but we still do not understand why it affects some people more severely than others. A new study investigates the role of diet.