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About HIV Aids hiv aids is the virus that can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS, if not treated. Unlike some other viruses, the human body can’t get rid of HIV completely, even with treatment. So once you get hiv aids, you have it for life. HIV reduces the number of CD 4 cells […]

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Unhealthy Lifestyle Therefore unhealthy lifestyle is defined as where someone engages in activities that are known to be detrimental to one’s health such as eating unhealthy foods on a regular basis and not maintaining a healthy weight or an unhealthy lifestyle can vary by degrees. Some may determine that being slightly unhealthy is acceptable for […]

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Healthy Lifestyle In general we agree that a healthy person doesn’t smoke and has a healthy weight. Keeps a balanced diet along the exercise and feels relaxed. Health defines a lifestyle as the way a person lives. This includes patterns of social relations, consumption, entertainment, and dress. A lifestyle typically also reflects an individual’s attitudes, […]

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About Pertussis Diseases Pertussis can affect people of all ages, but can be very serious, even deadly, for babies less than a year. Pertussis is known for uncontrollable, violent coughing which often makes it hard to breathe. After fits of many coughs, someone with pertussis often needs to take deep breaths which result in a […]

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About Measles Diseases A red, flat rash which usually starts on the face and then spreads to the rest of the body. Typically begins three to five days after the start of symptoms. Symptoms usually develop 10–12 days after exposure to an infected person. They last 7–10 days. Initial signs and symptoms typically include fever, […]

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About Cancer Diseases Cancer is when the cells start to grow out of control. The cancer cells keep on growing and making new cells. They crowd out normal cells. This causes problems in the part of the body where the cancer started. Cancer cells can also spread to other parts of the body. For instance, […]

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 About Mental Illness Diseases More than 60 million Americans have a mental illness in any given year. Mental illness affects one in four adults and one in five children. Very few people, however actually seek treatment for mental illness. The stigma associated with mental illness is still the biggest barrier that prevents people from getting […]

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What is Asthma Diseases During normal breathing, the bands of muscle that surround the airways are relaxed, and air moves freely. But in people with asthma diseases, allergy-causing substances, colds and respiratory viruses, and environmental triggers make the bands of muscle surrounding the airways tighten, and air cannot move freely. Less air causes a person […]

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What is Malaria Diseases Malaria diseases is typically found in tropical and subtropical climates where the parasites can live. Once the parasites are inside your body, they travel to the liver, where they mature. After several days, the mature parasites enter the bloodstream and begin to infect red blood cells. Within 48 to 72 hours, […]

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What is Tuberculosis Disease Tuberculosis Disease germs don’t thrive on surfaces. You can’t get disease from shaking hands with someone who has it, or by sharing their food or drink. You have the germs in your body, but your immune system stops them from spreading. That means you don’t have any symptoms and you’re not […]

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