Many people believe that a root canal is essential to good oral health, but the truth is that this dental procedure can be the root of many diseases. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/02/18/dangers-of-root-canaled-teeth.aspx
Pay attention to these warnings - Abdominal pain can strike at any time, and is often difficult to determine whether or not it is an emergency. Abdominal pain can occur as a result of numerous causes including indigestion, intestinal gas, food poisoning, menstrual cramps, heartburn, gallstones, pancreatitis, inhibited blood supply to the colon (also known as ischemia), stomach cancer, kidney stones, inflammatory bowel disease, umbilical hernia, appendicitis or a urinary tract infection…
03/03/2016 - After 18 deaths were reported in Wisconsin, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Wisconsin health officials began investigating a serious outbreak of a rare blood infection caused by Elizabethkingia, a type of bacteria which is extremely difficult to treat with antibiotics.
Bacterial blood infection caused by a rod shaped bacterium shown here among red blood cells and platelets. When pathogenic bacteria get into the bloodstream the resulting infection is called bacterial sepsis, bacteremia, septicemia, or commonly as blood poisoning. Multiplication of the harmful bacteria in the bloodstream can cause death or septic shock due to toxins produced by the pathogens unless successfully treated with antibiotics
✯ Cell infected with HIV. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of HIV particles (red/orange) budding from the membrane of a host cell. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) attacks CD4+ T-lymphocytes (specialised white blood cells), which are crucial in the body's immune system. It enters the cell and makes many copies of itself, which then destroy the cell as they emerge through its membrane. This severely weakens the immune system, causing AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).✯
[INFOGRAPHIC] Endotoxemia is a serious condition resulting from the presence of endotoxin in a horse's blood. It has several causes, ranging from retained fetal membranes after foaling to colic to skin infections. No matter the origin, endotoxemia can lead to shock, laminitis, and even death. Learn more in our step-by-step visual guide, brought to you by TheHorse.com and Plasvacc USA! #horses #horsehealth #endotoxemia
Temporal arteritis - Giant cell Arteritis. Inflammatory process assoc with lupus, RA or infections. Unilateral, severe pain, constant. "Classic" S&S tenderness over temporal artery. F:M 3:1, avg onset 65-70 yo. Rare <50, Decr blood supply to optic nerve may cause blindness. Sed rate very high, norm in 20%. Biopsy for confirm. Admit, high-dose steroids, analgesic, neuro consult.