Hepatitis C Transmission

Hepatitis C, more commonly known as HCV is a viral infection of the liver. It is the most common liver disease worldwide. Also known as the ‘silent epidemic’, Hepatitis C could have infected a patient for years before actually being discovered. HCV is one of the strains of the Hepatitis virus whose list goes from […]

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Beware: The Deadly MERS is here

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome or MERS is a viral illness┬áthat causes coughing, fever and sometimes terminal pneumonia. The virus enters through the respiratory system and is similar to a strain of corona virus found in bats. It belongs to the SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) family which was responsible for 800 deaths in China in […]

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