March 25, 2022

Influenza and the Risk of Viral Pneumonia

Influenza, commonly known as “the flu”, is an infectious disease generally caused by viruses. The viruses responsible for causing the flu during viral outbreaks are very […]
March 14, 2022

Yellow Fever Vaccine – Is It Worth The Risk?

Yellow fever is a devastating disease spread by the bites of mosquitoes (and primates!) and is still prevalent in Africa, the Caribbean, and Central and South […]
March 12, 2022

Home HIV Testing Kit To Target At Risk Groups

It is hoped that the new home kits will be on sale in the UK from sometime late on in 2014. While there is a lot […]
January 16, 2022

The Risk of Rubella to Babies

German measles is a highly infectious disease caused by the rubella virus. The symptoms of the disease include fever, swelling of the lymph nodes, and rash […]