Infectious Diseases and Your Health

  • Prati Pal Singh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Parasitic Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alka Mital
      Pages 13-32
    3. Ganesh Yadagiri, Prati Pal Singh
      Pages 63-97
    4. Sumeeta Khurana, Shreya Singh
      Pages 99-111
    5. Kashi Nath Prasad, Satyendra Kumar Singh
      Pages 113-134
    6. Abhiruchi Galhotra, Abhisek Mishra
      Pages 189-200
  3. Bacterial Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Madhu Puri, Trinad Chakraborty, Helena Pillich
      Pages 203-214
    3. Varsha Gupta, Lipika Singhal
      Pages 215-224
    4. Swetarka Das, Tanu Garg, Sidharth Chopra, Arunava Dasgupta
      Pages 225-238
    5. Jatinder Singh, Namarta Kalia, Manpreet Kaur
      Pages 257-289
    6. Preeti Sharma, Sumanpreet Kaur, Sukhraj Kaur
      Pages 291-306
    7. Jasleen Kaur, Rajvir Kaur, Amarjeet Kaur
      Pages 307-316
    8. Sumanpreet Kaur, Preeti Sharma, Sukhraj Kaur
      Pages 317-334
  4. Viral Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 335-335
    2. S. K. Arora, Gurleen Mehta
      Pages 337-348
    3. Ritu Garg, Varsha Gupta
      Pages 349-357
  5. Fungal Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 389-389
    2. Priya Datta, Varsha Gupta
      Pages 391-401
    3. Priyanka Bhakt, Anamika Battu, Rupinder Kaur
      Pages 403-418

About this book


Infectious Diseases and Your Health has the potential to impact and improve your life, and the lives of your loved ones. Every day, nearly 40, 000 people including small children and women die of infectious diseases. Many of these innocent lives could be saved. Your journey through the pages of this book will take you to an amazing world of infectious diseases. You will learn about various infectious diseases, how they can affect your life, the problems associated with their treatment and prevention, and how to overcome these problems. Additionally, you will hear the success story of new drug research, be introduced to the hard facts, and find fascinating pictures of microorganisms and parasites. The book provides instant solutions to several of your concerns about infectious diseases, and you will learn to live a highly productive, long and healthy life. So, join thousands of readers of this book worldwide, enhance your life and the lives of your loving family, become an informed healthy citizen, and contribute to achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Let us never forget: life and quality of life are very precious.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Prati Pal Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pharmacology and ToxicologyNational Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and ResearchS. A. S. NagarIndia

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