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  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Acute upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs), including the common cold and rhinosinusitis, are common afflictions that cause discomfort and debilitation and contribute[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Background: Acute upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs), including the common cold and rhinosinusitis, are common afflictions that cause discomfort and debilitation and[cochrane.org] Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Background Acute upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs), including the common cold and rhinosinusitis, are common afflictions that[doi.org]

  • Influenza

    The flu afflicted over 25 percent of the U.S. population. In one year, the average life expectancy in the United States dropped by 12 years.[archives.gov] The name of Spanish Flu came from the early affliction and large mortalities in Spain (BMJ,10/19/1918) where it allegedly killed 8 million in May (BMJ, 7/13/1918).[virus.stanford.edu] […] annually consent to influenza vaccination. 60 - 64 Nevertheless, influenza is one of the most common, contagious, and morbid respiratory infections with a seasonal pattern of affliction[doi.org]

  • Connective Tissue Disease

    The classic collagen vascular diseases include: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) – An inflammation of the connective tissues, SLE can afflict every organ system.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Sinusitis

    BACKGROUND: Acute upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs), including the common cold and rhinosinusitis, are common afflictions that cause discomfort and debilitation and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sinusitis is one of the more common conditions that can afflict people throughout their lives.[medicinenet.com]

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    . • Muffled, "underwater" hearing from the afflicted ear. • I can hear myself swallow food and is quite loud. • Amplified voices/noises (mostly high pitch ones) as well as[medhelp.org] Since this happened, my ears have become progressively worse and now am afflicted with the following conditions.[forums.netdoctor.co.uk]

  • Skin Infection

    […] and trunk, which resolve rapidly with topical corticosteroid therapy. 17,20 In 2000, Bellido‐Blasco and colleagues 21 investigated three separate outbreaks of dermatitis afflicting[doi.org]

  • Sunburn

    Rinse a clean washcloth in cool water, and apply directly to the afflicted area.[livestrong.com] Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Aloe vera, cucumber, teabags and the simple cold shower – most people afflicted with sunburn have a remedy passed down from their parents and[theguardian.com]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Group B streptococcal infection can also afflict nonpregnant adults with certain chronic medical conditions, such as diabetes , cardiovascular disease , obesity , and cancer[medicinenet.com]

  • Dementia

    More than 5 million people in the U.S. are afflicted with dementia, with Alzheimer's disease being the most common form.[thehartford.com] The Amyloid Hypothesis Considering how important a medical problem Alzheimer’s is — afflicting 5.3 million Americans, the seventh-leading cause of death, and devastating and[nytimes.com] People with dementia are commonly afflicted with depression ( Burns 1989 ; Loreck 1993 ; Pearlson 1990 ) and it has been correlated with increased disability, impaired quality[doi.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Gordon;James Kinderknecht;Vesna Kriss;Gregory Landry; Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Infectious mononucleosis (IM) is a common medical condition that afflicts[doi.org] Infectious mononucleosis (IM) is a common medical condition that afflicts thousands of young athletes each year.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infectious mononucleosis or “mono” is an illness that afflicts teenagers and young adults, mainly ages 14 to 30.[infoplease.com]

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