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why do I keep getting bacterial infection

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Exposure/germ factor: Infections occur when a germ is introduced to a location where conditions are supportive of germ growth.The germ begins to reproduce using local nutr ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The human body has a whole community of good and bad bacteria living in a homeostatic balance. When this balance is disrupted, the bad bacteria can fl ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Some bacterial infections don't create a strong memory or immunity in our bodies. Strep throat infection is such an example. School children sometimes ... Read More
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Unlike some viral infections. You can get repeated infections with the same strain of many bacteria. Even with bacteria which induce the development ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Tick bites can carry diseases like rocky mountain spotted fever, lyme disease, & ehrlichiosis. Mosquito bites in many areas of the world can carry mal ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: There are many possibilities including sexually transmitted disease (stds), strep and certain kinds of pneumonia.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Carroll
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormone changes: Bacterial vaginitis is a condition caused by a change in the number and types of bacteria in the vagina. Just after menstruation, there are hormone ch ... Read More
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Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
35 years experience Pediatrics
BACTERIAL INFECTIONS: ANSWERING FROM A GENERALIZED VIEW SINCE I HAVE NO SPECIFICS...OUR IMMUNE SYSTEM USUALLY GETS PRIMED WITH INITIAL INFECTIONS. THE USE OF ANTIBIOTICS HE ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Chirag Vasa
26 years experience Infectious Disease
Needs evaluation: You may need to seen by physician and need detail examination and laboratory study . There are several immunological disorder that needs to address . ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Sometimes yes: Depending on where one kisses upon another person's body, he will bring some bacteria into his mouth, which means onto his throat and down into his tu ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Bacterial vaginosis: This is not likely if you are referring to bv. On the other hand, once a woman has acquired this the male partner can have the skin of his penis colon ... Read More

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