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Herpes Virus

Herpes Virus

Herpes is actually a name given to a group of viruses that affect different parts of the body. The herpes zoster virus is responsible for causing both chickenpox and shingles. Two other types of herpes, commonly referred to as the herpes simplex virus (1 and 2) or HSV-1 and HSV-2, cause both genital herpes and […]


Lyme Disease and Lyme Rash

Lyme Disease and Lyme Rash

Lyme disease and Lyme Rash According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than 25,000 confirmed cases of Lyme Disease were reported in 2016, and some years confirmed cases are even higher. That, however, is just the tip of the iceberg because Lyme Disease is only one of many different illnesses caused by different […]


Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis Spring will soon be here and with the warmer weather comes the urge to get outside, become more active and perhaps even try out a new exercise plan. One of the most common foot injuries that individuals, particularly runners, experience is heel pain stemming from plantar fasciitis. Don’t let this common foot injury […]


Sinus infection and dental pain

Sinus infection and dental pain

Could my Dental Pain be Caused by a Sinus Infection? Sinus infection symptoms actually do include toothaches or dental pain. This type of pain is called referred tooth pain. In humans, upper teeth and jaw structures are directly adjacent to sinus cavities. When sinus cavities become inflamed, they can exert enough pressure on these adjacent […]


Sexually Transmitted Disease

Sexually Transmitted Disease

Stay Healthy – Avoid Sexually Transmitted Infections sexual transmitted infections Sexually transmitted disease or Sexually transmitted infections, are commonly known as STDs. STDs are transmitted from one person to another by way of vaginal, oral or anal sex. There is a long list of STDs including genital warts (HPV), HIV/AIDS, genital herpes, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis, Gonorrhea, […]