Bacterial infections are caused by bacteria which are living things that have only one cell. 1,000 could fit across a pencil eraser. Less than 1% of the different types make people sick and many are helpful. Infectious bacteria can make you sick. Infectious bacteria include streptococcus, staphylococcus, and E. coli (Escherichia coli).
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- "Bacterial Infections". medlineplus.gov. Retrieved Feb 10, 2019.
- "CDC Public Health Grand Rounds - Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - Advancing Research and Clinical Education" (PDF). cdc.gov. p. 6.
- "Bacterial vs. Viral Infections: Causes and Treatments". WebMD. Retrieved Feb 10, 2019.