Category: Infectious Diseases

Mosquito controls with AGO bucket traps, Autocidal Gravid Ovitrap (AGO), tested by CDC

Autocidal Gravid Ovitrap (AGO) bucket trap is a standard 5-gallon bucket adapted in a specific way to capture mosquitoes.AGO traps are available for p ...

Even short term use of oral steroids (less than 30 days) linked to increased risk of severe infection (sepsis), blood clots and fracture

One in five American adults in a commercially insured plan were given prescriptions for short term use of oral corticosteroids during a three year per ...
Easier schedule for HPV vaccine: 2 doses instead of previously recommended 3

Easier schedule for HPV vaccine: 2 doses instead of previously recommended 3

From Mayo Clinic: To protect against cervical cancer and other cancers caused by HPV infection, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is now recommend ...
Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa, also known as acne inversa, is a chronic skin disease characterized by recurrent boil-like lumps (nodules) under the skin. H ...
Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa, also known as acne inversa, is a chronic skin disease characterized by recurrent boil-like lumps (nodules) under the skin. H ...
Bedbugs – National Geographic video

Bedbugs – National Geographic video

An army of these can attack a person 500 times in one night:How To Get Rid of Bed Bugs - The Home Depot video: ...
Wash your hands for 20 seconds, as long as it takes to sing “Happy Birthday” twice – Mayo Clinic video

Wash your hands for 20 seconds, as long as it takes to sing “Happy Birthday” twice – Mayo Clinic video

From Mayo Clinic: Running your hands under the faucet with some soap for a few seconds isn't enough to kill germs. To help avoid catching the flu and ...
Wash your hands for 20 seconds, as long as it takes to sing “Happy Birthday” twice – Mayo Clinic video

Wash your hands for 20 seconds, as long as it takes to sing “Happy Birthday” twice – Mayo Clinic video

From Mayo Clinic: Running your hands under the faucet with some soap for a few seconds isn't enough to kill germs. To help avoid catching the flu and ...
Keeping HIV and AIDS in check – Deutsche Welle video

Keeping HIV and AIDS in check – Deutsche Welle video

Keeping HIV and AIDS in check: Dr. Keikawus Arastéh is an internist at the Center for Infectious Medicine and HIV of the Berlin-based Auguste-Viktoria ...
Keeping HIV and AIDS in check – Deutsche Welle video

Keeping HIV and AIDS in check – Deutsche Welle video

Keeping HIV and AIDS in check: Dr. Keikawus Arastéh is an internist at the Center for Infectious Medicine and HIV of the Berlin-based Auguste-Viktoria ...