Listeriosis is a serious, but treatable and preventable disease caused by the bacterium, Listeria monocytogenes.
The bacteria is widely distributed in nature and can be found in soil, water and vegetation.
Animal products and fresh produce such as fruits and vegetables can be contaminated from these sources.
Ebola virus disease (formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever) is a severe and often fatal illness, with a fatality rate of up to 90%.
It is one of the world’s most dreaded diseases. However, the infection is only transmitted by direct ontact with the blood, body
fluids and tissues of infected animals or people.
People with HIV are entitled to live normal, productive lives, free from discrimination or misunderstanding.
With advances in medical research, HIV infection and AIDS need no longer be considered as a death sentence, but rather a
chronic manageable infectious disease. Every person needs to take care of his/her body and health.