Learn about calcium important. Ideally, it should be taken with magnesium, which is important for calcium absorption. But why is it so important and what happens when you take it?
Usually, when a doctor is describing a wrist fracture, he or she is referring to a fracture of the radius (one of two forearm bones).
Learn about yeast infection. Yeast Infection is a type of fungus. The type that usually causes vaginal yeast infections is called Candida albicans, or C. albicans for short.
Typhoid germs are passed in the feces and, to some extent, the urine of infected people. The germs are spread by eating or drinking water or foods contaminated by feces from the infected individual.
Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a potentially fatal illness caused by a bacterial toxin. Different bacterial toxins may cause toxic shock syndrome, depending on the situation.
VRE is usually spread by direct contact with hands, environmental surfaces or medical equipment that has been contaminated by the feces of an infected person.
Viral meningitis is an infection of the meninges (a thin lining covering the brain and spinal cord) by any one of a number of different viruses. There are no specific medicines or antibiotics used to treat viral meningitis.