Prevention

The most important means of preventing fungal pulmonary infections is the ART of HIV/AIDS. HIV patients treated for histoplasmosis or coccidioidomycosis require chronic sup-pressive therapy with itraconazole or alternative antifungal therapy for life. TMP-SMX prophylaxis for PCP might also be protective against paracoccidioidomycosis. Education and protective gear (protective masks) during digging, excavation, and construction projects or cave exploration in endemic areas can help prevent acute pulmonary infections caused by high-level environmental exposures.

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

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