Infection Control for Covid-19

What to do to stop the spread and why? We must wash our hands often. Why? Because we do not even remember all the things we touch including our face. We need to use a face mask when we are close to others. Why? To contain our saliva and nose secretions to prevent it...

Shingles

Shingles, also called herpes zoster, is a painful rash disease. Shingles can lead to severe nerve pain called postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) that can last for months or years after the rash goes away. Shingles is caused by the varicella zoster virus

Risks for Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic (long-lasting) disease that affects how your body turns food into energy. Type 1 diabetes is caused by an autoimmune reaction (the body attacks itself by mistake) that stops your body from making insulin, a hormone that acts like a key to let the...