Although it is considered a childhood infection, measles may well affect an adult. Is an adult likely to get infected? Should he be vaccinated against the disease? How to understand that it is measles, and not flu, for example? And what is the danger of measles?
Which way can I get infected?
Measles virus (its causative agent) is transmitted only by airborne droplets: it is released into the air by patients during coughing, sneezing and even breathing and gets on the mucous membranes of the nose and oral cavity of others. A virus can exist only in the human body, so you cannot get infected through household items. Continue reading
No one is safe from colds. And for some reason, she always catches up with us at the wrong time: before a responsible exam, on the eve of an important meeting, during an emergency at work. How to quickly cure a cold, preferably in 1 day? And is it possible?
Relieve Cold Symptoms
The saying about a cured cold, passing in a week, and untreated – in 7 days, was not in vain. Indeed, if you already have the whole cold “bouquet”: a runny nose, cough, headache, and a sore throat, then you will have to torment all week, well, maybe five days, if the body is strong. Then you can alleviate your condition with the help of drugs that relieve the symptoms of a cold. There are a large number of them Continue reading
We know, we know – you say. This is a cold and flu, and kissing with a sneezing, coughing or fever would be unreasonable. But it turns out that these infections are not limited to. There are even sexually transmitted diseases transmitted through a kiss. The infection enters the body through saliva, enters the bloodstream through injuries in the mouth, including through microcracks, which you do not suspect.
So what can you get infected through a kiss?
Yes, a dangerous disease such as syphilis can also be transmitted with kisses. True, such cases are very rare, but why take the risk? Indeed, if ulcers of secondary syphilis have developed in the oral cavity, then Continue reading