Understanding Meningitis

Meningitis is a fairly rare infection of the membranes that cover the brain and spinal cord. These membranes are called meninges, hence the term meningitis. There are several types of meningitis: Bacterial Meningitis is contagious among people in close contact and can...

Symptoms of Whooping Cough

Due to the years of medical research, many of the ‘old time’ illness, such as the following showed rarity. Medical communities all agreed that there was no longer any need to vaccine children and adults due no incidents of these diseases reported for many...

Why Do We Have Allergies?

Allergies make thousands of people miserable in a day. We don’t even fully understand why our bodies bother to stir up such an uncomfortable reaction. Even though scientists and immunologists don’t have an exact explanation as to why we have allergies, the basics to...

Allergies & Their Genetic Pathways

An allergy is defined as a condition where the immune system reacts abnormally to a foreign substance. There are many different types of allergies. These include: Medications Food Pollen Latex Animal Dander Mold The Genetic Risk The tendency to develop allergies is...

Allergies & Their Genetic Pathways

An allergy is defined as a condition where the immune system reacts abnormally to a foreign substance. There are many different types of allergies. These include: Medications Food Pollen Latex Animal Dander Mold The Genetic Risk The tendency to develop allergies is...