11. Bacteremia or Blood Poisoning
Do you know that ordinary activities such as brushing your teeth vigorously, dental or medical procedures may lead to a serious condition called Bacteremia or blood poisoning? This condition happens when bacteria enter and accumulate in the bloodstream of people with weak immune system and cause infections.
Health experts identified the S. aureus bacteria as a major cause of bacteremia. People suffering from this condition have chills fever and low blood pressure. They also feel abdominal pain anxiety, confusion, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and shortness of breath.
Since the bacteria is present in the bloodstream, it can travel and cause infections in the internal organs including the brain, heart or lung. You need immediate medical help to prevent blood poisoning.