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14 January 2017
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Scrapes

14 January 2017, Comments: 0

Scrapes are skin wounds that tear or rub off the skin. Most cases of scrapes are usually shallow and do not move into the […]


13 January 2017
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What is the B virus infection?

13 January 2017, Comments: 0

The B virus infection is triggered by a herpes virus. It is also called as monkey B virus or herpes B. The virus is […]


7 January 2017
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Febrile seizures

7 January 2017, Comments: 0

Febrile seizures can occur in some children between the ages of 6 months and 5 years old, but typically around 12-18 months old. It […]


6 January 2017
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Child care: Human ehrlichioses

6 January 2017, Comments: 0

Human ehrlichioses are rickettsial infections triggered by various species of the Ehrlichia bacteria. The bacteria can spread to humans via bites from infected ticks. […]


6 January 2017
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Child care: What you need to know about the avian flu

6 January 2017, Comments: 0

The avian flu or bird flu affects birds as the main target instead of humans. The influenza viruses naturally occur among wild birds and […]