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Infectious Disease

Disease of the Week – HFMD

Hand, foot, and mouth disease is common in infants and young children. It usually causes fever, painful sores in the mouth, and a rash on the hands and feet. Wash your hands often and practice good hygiene to reduce your risk of…


Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease, which mainly affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. It is caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis, discovered in 1882 by Robert Koch. Although TB is a…