Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    International Health Issues in the Media

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Reflecting on an international health issue that has appeared in the media recently. Could this issue have been prevented? Why or why not?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 5:24 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    One really recent issue that has come up is that of HIV infections causing Salmonella to mutate with less restriction into more dangerous strains. Epidemiological reports suggest that the rate of Salmonella infections are rising in areas where infections of HIV are common. It also appears that the strains of Salmonella in these areas are becoming different from the known strain - they're mutating.

    Typically Salmonella is handled by the human immune system (albeit with a number of very unpleasant side effects ...

    Solution Summary

    International health issues in the media are examined.