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Hepatitis A

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I’m continuing my series on hepatitis by focusing this week on hepatitis A, which is a virus that causes a highly contagious liver infection.  This is an acute form of hepatitis, although symptoms can last up to 6 months in some cases.  Most people who become infected with hepatitis A…

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Any inflammatory condition of the liver is called hepatitis and there are many possible causes.  Hepatitis can be caused by infection, auto-immune disease, or a variety of toxic substances.  The CDC estimates that there are around 60,000 new cases of acute infectious hepatitis in the US each year, and an…

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The Importance of Vaccines

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There has recently been a serious outbreak of measles, with over 100 confirmed cases across 10 states.  I thought we should talk about the importance of having your children, and yourself, vaccinated for measles along with other infectious diseases. Measles and other infectious diseases are still common in some parts…

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Pinworm Infection

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I have recently answered a few questions about pinworm infections, so I thought this would make a good topic for our Health Tip this week. What is a pinworm infection? The pinworm is a parasitic worm which is in the class of worms called roundworms.  It is a tiny white…

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