Articles for Tag: "infection"

The danger of Q-tips 
The danger of Q-tips
How use of the cotton swabs can lead to infection, hearing loss and other damage.
Outbreak: What you need to know about mumps 
Outbreak: What you need to know about mumps
With more than 40 confirmed cases at Harvard University, what could the virus mean for you and your family?
How clean is your nail salon? 
How clean is your nail salon?
Here’s what to check out before your next manicure or pedicure.
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds 
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds
Ringworm, fever blisters and cold sores are more common for athletes in this sport.
What you should know about swimmer’s ear  Featured
What you should know about swimmer’s ear
Find out how this summertime ailment is different than the typical ear infection.
Pain from tattoos lasts long after ink has dried 
Pain from tattoos lasts long after ink has dried
One in 10 people are left with skin reactions, according to a recent survey.
How clean is your nail salon?  Featured
How clean is your nail salon?
Here’s what to check out before your next manicure or pedicure.