Top 10 Most Deadly Diseases in the World


You know that cough you can’t seem to get rid of, or that pain in your lower back that has been troubling you for a few months now, what if they were more than simple inconveniences? Starting as symptoms of much lighter afflictions, many serious conditions will develop slowly but surely, taking out your immune system piece by piece, causing you a tremendous amount of pain in the process.

On the other hand, some of the deadliest diseases in the world have the potential to kill you within hours or even minutes. Over the next few minutes, we will do our best to remind ourselves of some of these diseases, conditions that regardless of how long it takes, will kill you if not taken care of in due time. So without further ado, here are the ten most dangerous deadly diseases in the world right now.

9Preterm Birth Complications – 1.1 million yearly deaths

Scary enough, more than 1.1 million babies die every year as a result of preterm birth complications due to them not being heavy enough. Often enough, it is not the mother’s fault for the newborn’s low birth weight, although causes of negligence and irresponsibility do add up to a scary enough number. It also has to be said that most of these deaths occur in developing countries where lack of skilled medical staff and medical supplies makes it possible to begin with.