Tag Archives: Infection

Herpes infection of the cornea

The clear tissue at the front of the eye is known as the cornea, and it must remain crystal clear in order for an individual to see clearly. The herpes viruses can infect the cornea, causing damage to tissue and possibly causing lasting visual impairment if not quickly identified and treated. Herpes simplex: the cold… Read More »

Social and network factors may explain higher HIV infection rates for black men who have sex with men in the US

This cohort study with young men who have sex with men in Chicago explored the effects of networks on HIV transmission in order to explain the racial disparities in HIV rates among MSM in the US. As well as individual factors, the authors took a network approach, involving measures of sexual connectedness within networks which… Read More »

Can Fruit Juices Help Combat Urinary Tract Infection? Read On To Find Out

Time and time again, science has proven that drinking freshly squeezed fruit juices…. Time and time again, science has proven that drinking freshly squeezed fruit juices on a regular basis can be beneficial to your health. Fruits are rich in minerals, vitamins and antioxidants which are essential to maintain a healthy body. Also, several Kansas… Read More »