Dale Bongbong is an intended Biological Sciences major at the University of California, Davis. His current passions consist of drumming, playing basketball, and keeping up with the world of healthcare.
Chagas disease, or American trypanosomiasis, causes symptoms like diarrhea and fever in its early stages; more severe symptoms include cardiac arrest and megacolon. This condition has affected up to 300,000 people in the U.S. and 10 to 20 million world wide. While Chagas is starting to affect U.S. citizens, most of the cases are in impoverished areas of Latin America. Also called a kissing bug, the … Read More