CategoryMedical Diseases

Viral infection in Babies: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

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Viral fever in babies is more common than adults. As we know, the body immune system of a baby is not much capable as of the adult’s immune system. And so as said earlier babies are more prone to infection than the adults. We have seen most of the babies get infected on climate change mostly monsoon because in monsoon there is more humidity in the weather and can lead to viral infection because...

Viral Hemorrhagic Fever (VHFs) Causes and Treatments

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What is Viral Hemorrhagic Fever? Viral hemorrhagic fever is shortly known as VHF. Viral hemorrhagic fever is the outcome of various diseases caused by several different viruses. Viral hemorrhagic fever affects multiple organs in the body. This disease affects body’s vascular system and may associate with hemorrhage (bleeding). Viral Hemorrhagic Fever is associated with various diseases are: Lassa...

Iron Deficiency Anemia: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

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Earlier we gave you a brief idea about what is anemia. Thought if you don’t know what is anemia? Here is the simple answer. Anemia is the condition in which there is a low level of red blood cells (RBCs) in your blood that is lower than normal range required for the body. Now here we will move on to one of the most common types of anemia that is, Iron Deficiency Anemia. I guess from the name...

Anaphylaxis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

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Today we are going to discuss one of the most common life-threatening conditions that is anaphylaxis. Synonyms for anaphylaxis are anaphylactic shock, anaphylactic reaction or severe allergic reaction. Anaphylaxis is a systemic allergic reaction. Anaphylactic shock is mainly caused by allergens which may lead to the release of some chemicals from mast cells, these chemicals are mainly histamines...

All Facts About Viral Fever in 13 Minutes Only

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Viral fever, a hot topic to write on and a good topic to search on. Like sorry to say this but yes nowadays this topic is more trending than other good internet stuff. Yes, it is true nowadays viral fever is a very common illness affecting most of the people nearby. You all must have seen that any single member at each door complaints about this. So here we have gathered for you some useful...

Diabetes: What is Diabetes? Type 1 diabetes? Type 2 diabetes?

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Diabetes Overview Seeking, what is Diabetes or Diabetes Mellitus? Let’s get some interesting information regarding it here. What is Diabetes? It is a clinical syndrome having high blood sugar levels along with an extra amount of glucose present in urine. Since it is nothing but high blood glucose levels or high blood sugar levels, it is known as Hyperglycemia. There are many causes of...

Asthma: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

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Asthma Overview Asthma, a disease of lungs and airway. Asthma is a long-standing lung disease that causes inflammation and constriction of the airways passage. Asthma includes frequent phases of wheezing (a whistling sound on breathing), chest stiffness, shortness of breath, difficulty in breathing and coughing. In some cases, asthmatic attacks are seen only on physical exercise. While asthma...

Zika Virus- Preventing yourself from this Dreaded Disease

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First identified in monkeys in Uganda in 1947, the very first human case of Zika virus was detected in Nigeria in the year 1954. However being in control, this viral infectious disease has claimed millions of deaths in Western and Asian countries. Zika is a mosquito-borne disease and is generally transmitted through sexual contacts. It is primarily transmitted through infected mosquitoes named...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease- Dealing with the Lung Disease

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a medical term used for progressive lung disease. Most common problems are emphysema, chronic bronchitis, asthma and other forms. In a broader sense, this disease is described by characterizing the breathing problem an individual goes through. The chronic lung disease causes obstruction in lung airflow. According to WHO estimation, by 2030 COPD will...

Food Poisoning-The Result of Unhygienic Food and how to treat it

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Food poisoning is a common problem most people face. It can either be for short term or long term, but getting treated for this issue in the initial stage is highly recommended. Food poisoning is a foodborne disease that is caused due to consumption of unhealthy, contaminated and toxic food. Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea and dehydration are some of the common symptoms one can experience. Those with...