Top Ten Diseases Declared Pandemic by WHO

While technology and new inventions in the field of medicine has been marvelously moving ahead, there are still certain diseases that do not consist of a cure at all. In addition, most of the diseases turn out to be as deadly as anything else, which can erase the entire human race when not handled with care.
Pandemic diseases are the diseases that spread wide over an entire geographical area and killing thousands of innocent people on the go. There are some most deadly diseases that are listed below. Learning about them is really important since we should be aware of what has to be taken serious and also to understand that nature always has the upper hand and can destroy us in no time.

 

1. Salmonella as well as E.coli:

Salmonella

This disease is food borne. In fact, most of them enter our body system through the animals that we feed on. The current scenario holds that people who breed these animals tend to give them strong medicines irrespective of their health condition. This is the reason why our immune system seems to become less reactive to the antibiotics that we receive later on.

 

2. Yellow Fever Viruses:

Yellow Fever Viruses

Aedes mosquito is responsible for this sort of a disease. It will soon take effect and move quicker than you can imagine. This is nothing but the deadly malaria. Though it seems to have been held under control, caution should definitely be exercised.

 

3. SARS:

SARS

This virulent virus was one of the deadliest airborne diseases so far. In fact, the number of lives claimed by it is also huge. This disease is caused by corona viruses. This infection hit the world in the year 2003.

 

4. Ebola Liver Infection:

Ebola Liver Infection

This is nothing but the hemorrhagic fever that is deadly and also a quick destroyer. This causes the patient to excessively bleed internally and then finally approach death. This causes the capillary walls to cut and start bleeding. Hence, it is really very dangerous.

 

5. MRSA:

MRSA

This is a mutant variant that causes something similar to the staph infection that is so commonly seen in hospitals and nursing homes. It cannot be treated with any kind of antibiotic. Hence, it can turn out to be a vicious killer. It is a common disease in places where close contact exists. Some of the most commonly infected areas are schools, offices, shopping malls, etc.

 

6. Dengue:

Dengue

Nothing can get worse than the mosquito bite. Mosquitoes have been found to infect human beings with several diseases directly into the blood. Dengue fever is also like the yellow fever but the severity is more compared to it. It generally tends to appear as large outbreaks.

 

7. Foot and Mouth Disease:

Foot and Mouth Disease

This is a common disease among infants and children of certain age. The viruses causing this disease are benign. The children who get infected with it get some kind of spots all around the mouth and develop fever. It will last up to several weeks.

8.  Bird Flu or Avian Flu:

Bird Flu

This kind of flu spreads from a bird to a human being and it still has not learned moving from human to human. Nevertheless, the fever when untreated can be a life threat to the patient.

 

9. Swine Flu:

Swine Flu

This epidemic is the most deadliest that humans have ever seen. In fact, it is highly mobile and can be transferred from one person to the other. Severity in this includes respiratory disorders and ultimate death in the worst cases.

 

10.  Cholera:

Cholera

This is also an epidemic that spreads easily from person to person. It is caused by a virus called as vibrio cholerae. A person suffering from it can die within a matter of hours.

 

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  • veekay

    this is rather heplful, now i know how deadly these deseases are, ouch! i would hate to be one of those poor people.:(