Tropical Disease

Tropical diseases are diseases that are prevalent in or unique to tropical and subtropical regions. The diseases are less prevalent in temperate climates, due in part to the occurrence of a cold season, which controls the insect population by forcing hibernation. Insects such as mosquitoes and flies are by far the most common disease carrier, or vector. These insects may carry a parasite, bacterium or virus that is infectious to humans and animals. Most often disease is transmitted by an insect "bite", which causes transmission of the infectious agent through subcutaneous blood exchange. Vaccines are not available for most of the diseases listed here, and many do not have cures.
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  • Why I Am Not The CEO Of A Multi Million Dollar Business

    … understanding of what those risks actually are; how likely they are, and how awful we would actually feel about them if they came true. What were my risks when I went to go travel? I die of some horrible tropical disease like Dengue Fever – terribly awful, true, but terribly unlikely. In fact not anymore likely than a fluke accident that could…

    Dave Schneider/ Self Made Businessman- 24 readers -
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