Bacterial Diseases 1.Rabies – transmitted through bite of infected animal. 2.Lyme disease – bull’s eye rash; tick bite.
Bacterial Diseases 3. Bacterial Meningitis – inflammation of nervous system. 4. Leprosy – skin lesions or blisters.
Viral Diseases 1.AIDS/HIV – immune system deficiency; more likely to get other infections. 2.Influenza – infection of nose, throat, lungs. 3.Common Cold – runny nose, sore throat, headache. 4.Chicken Pox – itchy blisters on skin.
Viral Diseases 5.Polio – affects nerves; victims can be paralyzed. “Iron Lung” – Helps a person breathe.
Viral Diseases 6.Small Pox – infects blood vessels; causes severe rash and fever. Has been declared “eradicated” – wiped out. 7.Yellow Fever – fever that causes liver damage and jaundice, a yellow-ish skin color due to the liver damage.