Tagged: Microbiology

You can learn to use herbal medicines to heal yourself from disease. And you can learn what to do if you find that one day you need to know how to treat a resistant infection.

Herbal Antibiotics – The end of antibiotics?

[Once] the germ theory of contagion finally caught on, it did so with a vengeance. Different types of bacteria were implicated in anthrax, gonorrhea, typhoid, and leprosy. Microbes, once amusing little anomalies, became demonized…....

Bacillary Dysentery – Characteristics and History

Bacteria from several genera, including Campylobacter, Salmonella, and Yersinia, as well as some strains of the common intestinal bacillus Escherichia coli, can invade mucosa of the large intestine and cause dysentery, but members of...

Anthrax – Characteristics and History

Anthrax is an acute zoonotic disease, primarily of herbivorous animals, which is transmissible to humans. The causative organism is Bacillus anthracis, often referred to in earlier, and especially in French, texts as bact´eridie, the...