Health Tips - Infectious disease is still the highest cause of infant mortality in the world. An estimated two-thirds of the 8.8 million deaths in infants aged less than five year old in the world each year is due to infectious diseases.
According to researchers report, the five most common infectious diseases are pneumonia, diarrhea, malaria and blood poisoning. Other diseases also contributed to the birth complications, such as oxygen deficiency and birth defects. (more…)