Infectious diseases have become a common concern as of late because of the COVID 19 pandemic. In fact, the pandemic has become such a serious threat that all other diseases have taken a back seat, at least for the moment. However, they are not gone. Some medical professionals have raised concerns over the issue. They believe that the coronavirus pandemic has become such a prominent issue that people have started to forget all the other infectious diseases, some of which can prove to be fatal if you permit them to go untreated.