25 Diseases You Wouldn’t Like To Have

#12 – Necrotizing Fasciitis

This rare disease is also known as the “Flesh Eating Disease.” It occurs due to a rare infection that happens in the deeper layers of the skin and subcutaneous tissue.

People with this disease experience intense pain. Their skin becomes red, blisters, and eventually the skin develops open wounds. If left untreated, this disease can become fatal.

Written by Harry Steinman

At the age of 18, Harry started a 5-year adventure to explore Southeast Asia and India. He has studied Eastern medicine and the art of yoga throughout his travels with the hopes of one day opening a holistic wellness and yoga center in North America. He's a lifelong learner and has the desire to share his findings with the rest of the world.