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Herpes is an infection that causes sores or ulcers. It is caused by a virus called Herpes simplex and can be of 2 types – HSV-1 and 2. HSV-1 is mostly responsible for infection above the waist while HSV-2 causes sores below the waist, usually in the genital area. Genital herpes is caused by HSV-2.
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The day is commemorated every year on April 25 to create awareness about an ancient disease.
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If you suffer from common colds
At the first sign of colds, drink fresh fruit juices and water. You can also increase your vitamin C supplementation. Help your body fight the cold virus by eating healthy. Within a few days, you should be back on your toes. If you start having headaches, earaches or persistent fever, consult a doctor.
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Radiation and health outcomes

The effect radiation has on human health has been the subject of recent interest.

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