Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare, potentially fatal infection caused by several different types of bacteria which move rapidly through the body, attacking the skin and soft tissue.
The Philippines Department of Health said it had recorded 146,062 cases of dengue from January through July 20.
The man's wife has taken to social media to warn others about the dangers of potentially-fatal necrotizing fasciitis.
The salmonella bacteria can cause symptoms including diarrhea, fever and stomach cramps, according to the CDC.
Twenty children died in just 24 hours over the weekend, as authorities deal with one of the worst outbreaks in recent years.
Many great encounters in world history, including Cortés's clash with the Aztec empire, had less to do with weaponry, tactics and strategy than with the ravages of disease.
Kyusei Shinkyo, which warns against "the hazards of using medicine to treat disease" has agreed to alter its teachings after an outbreak at one of its workshops in Japan.
Scientists studied 800 women for their research.
But fear not, science can come to the rescue.
U.S. forests are in crisis as climate change, pests and pathogens all pose threats to its native trees.
Researchers found the number of men who smoked had almost halved since 1965.
"She's scared because she can't move. But, she is really strong and really brave," Caroline Bradner's sister said.
Doctors are baffled by an illness that has left Jordyn Walker with no sense of taste, smell—and now sight.
The progressive neurodegenerative disorder has no cure.
Nicholas Sardo reportedly told a detective that he knew he was wrong and that he was "a sick man."
Triple-negative breast cancer often affects young women.
Drug resistance threatens recent gains against the disease—but research shows there's reason to be optimistic.