Bacteria are microscopic organisms with single-cell. There exists a healthy bacterium as well as infectious bacteria. Healthy bacteria help in food digestion, destroy disease-causing cells and provide required vitamins to the body. But infectious bacteria may cause illness and there are wide range bacteria that are responsible for various health ailments. Acute rheumatic fever, Anthrax, Bacterial vaginosis, Botulism, Brucellosis, Cholera, Diarrhea, Diphtheria, Gastroenteritis, Leptospirosis, Listeriosis, Melioidosis, Meningitis, Q fever, Tetanus, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and whooping cough are some of the health disorders due to bacterial infections.
Some of the symptoms of bacterial infections:
Urinary tract infections
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor if you have signs of bacterial infections. The doctor may perform some tests to identify the condition and suggest some medication.