As COVID-19 infections increased among young people, the CDC released updated guidance on Thursday for who is most at risk for severe infection from the coronavirus, noting that there's not a "cut off of age at which people should not be concerned."
Dogs (and cats) have bacteria in their mouths that, in rare cases, can cause a serious, and even fatal, infection in humans.
In a devastating display of what can happen when a fresh tattoo becomes exposed, a man has died fighting an infection after taking a swim in the ocean with newly acquired ink.
This week, a mom shared a heartwrenching message to parents after her little daughter fell sick and was hospitalized with a respiratory infection. Three-year-old Chloe allegedly became ill after playing with her sick cousin over the holidays, and her mom, Laura, is pleading for parents to keep their sick kids at home to avoid spreading illnesses to other children. “This beautiful girl is Chloe,” the mom continued.
Be honest when was the last time you cleaned your make-up brushes? Anthea Page has decided to call out professionals in the fashion and beauty industry after she got an eye infection from make-up brushes used backstage at a show. The model, who’s featured in Harpers Bazaar and Cosmo Bride, contracted a strain of staphylococcus aureus, and claims the infection lead to her being forced to cancel her modelling commitments and take strong antibiotics to rid her of the bacterial infection.
Half of the cases of toxic shock syndrome are linked to tampon use. The others can be attributed to other sources, including recent surgery and skin infections.