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Burkitt’s Lymphoma

The two main types of cancer that affect the lymphatic system in your body are Hodgkin’s lymphoma and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Burkitt’s lymphoma is classified as a non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma…

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HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS

Medical June 18, 2012

The human immunodeficiency virus more commonly refered to as HIV is a sexually transmitted disease though it can aksi be transmitted through the use of contaminated needles, contact with infected bloodor an infected mother can pass it to her child during pregnacy, childbirth or breast feeding…

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Sexually transmitted diseases

Sexually transmitted disease ,or STD’s and formerly known as venerial disease (VD), are infections that are acquired through sexual contact. Some STD’s can also be transmitted from a mother to her infant during pregnancy and/or child birth…

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Shingles – the adult chicken pox

Shingles is a viral infection that causes a skin rash that is very painful. It is caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox, the varicella zoster virus. Though it is a herpes virus, it is not related to the herpes virus that causes sexually transmitted or oral herpes. Once a person has had chicken pox the virus remains dormant in the nervous system …

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