Tag: Later Symptoms

What You Need to Know About Lou Gehrig Disease

What You Need to Know About Lou Gehrig Disease

Lou Gehrig disease is the American common name for amyotrophic lateral schlerosis or ALS because beloved baseball player Louis Gehrig (1903 – 1941) was forced to retire when diagnosed with the disease and died only two years after being diagnosed. In France and in parts of Canada, ALS is better known as Maladie de Charcot [...]

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Prevention and Symptoms of Lymes Disease

Prevention and Symptoms of Lymes Disease

Lymes disease or Lyme disease is named after a Connecticut town, Old Lyme, which suffered from quite a lot of this disease back in the 1970s. But the disease was first written about in 1883, although it did not yet have a name. Lymes or Lyme disease is found in any nation with ticks, including [...]

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Malaria Symptoms You Cannot Ignore

Malaria Symptoms You Cannot Ignore

Malaria is a potentially lethal disease spread by biting insects like mosquitoes. This one disease is responsible for at least one million people each year. Malaria is usually found in tropical countries, including those in Africa, Asia, the South Pacific, India, South America and Latin America. If you are planning to travel, check to see [...]

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Early and Later Symptoms of Lyme Disease

Early and Later Symptoms of Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is potentially deadly disease of major concern for anyone that has ever been bitten by a tick. Tick bites are painless, but symptoms of Lyme disease are not. People who live near or on areas frequented by deer are at risk of getting bit by ticks carrying bacteria that causes Lyme disease. The [...]

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