Diseases Diseases

How to prevent an infection from reoccuring


Most of the diseases spread by the activity of the microorganisms, such as fungi or bacteria, and these organisms are so small in size that it becomes almost impossible to avoid them. They are the major thing that spread the infection from one person to another. These microorganisms are present in a large percentage in the environment and they are very good hosts for germs. They simply pick the germ up and wait until they find a body to transfer their guest onto it. This way, these numerous and cruel organisms spread the infection. But the infection is also spreading because of the direct contact of an infected being with a healthy one. Therefore, we must be careful not to spread and take the infection.

Step 1

One must, on the first step, prevent as much as they can to prevent the infection to get onto them. If it still happens, then there are a number of ways which can be adopted in order to prevent the infection from recurring. Take a variety of food in your diet. Make sure that you have a hand on your mouth whenever you are sneezing or coughing; this prevents others from getting the infection. Take care of infection before it starts to take care of you.

Step 2

One of the major things that must be kept in mind is to take very good care of the personal hygiene. The personal hygiene is the major thing we often lack, thus inviting a number of diseases to attack us. If we make it a habit to keep our hands clean by washing them often, we can kill the chance of germs to get into our mouth along with the food.

Step 3

Make sure your home is not a breeding place for the germs for which you must take care that the house keeps a good circulation of air, fresh air eliminates chances of germs.

Step 4

Try to use some germ killer to sweep the floor. Keep changing the toothbrushes as they too become infected; make sure they have good covering caps on them. Instead of having a single towel for everyone in the family, buy one for each of them. Be extra careful about the pets, do not let them near your food and make them stretch and scratch in the backyard rather than in your kitchen or bedroom.

Step 5

When it comes to food, make sure that the food you cook, the food you eat, and the food you store, all have been thoroughly cleaned before they got into their destinations. Always cook the food properly, especially the meat. Taking the meat in the raw form enhances the chances of getting an infection and diseases. Wash the fruits and vegetable with fresh water and try to eat them when they are still fresh.


It is evident that a little care in everything we do can definitely save us from having any disease, and the prevention tips would not only save us from the diseases but also the other people around us would also stay safe because of us.

By stephanie ann zambrano, published at 02/21/2012
   Rating: 4/5 (10 votes)
How to prevent an infection from reoccuring. 4 of 5 based on 10 votes.


Most Recent Articles

  • What Causes Diseases
    The term 'disease' is described as a condition in which the normal functioning of the body gets disturbed. Many times such conditions are not very serious and get cured, but sometimes they b...
  • Diseases That Affect The Cardiovascular System
    Cardiovascular system diseases are the conditions that affect the heart and the blood vessels, which are the main components of the system. These diseases are often linked with a wrong o...
  • How To Protect Yourself From Mascular Disease
    Have you ever wondered why we have muscles and what are their purposes in the body aside from just giving our body our shape? Like any other parts in the body, the muscles too have their imp...