DENGUE FEVER: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND TREATMENTS

dengue

What is Dengue? Every year, millions of people become infected with dengue. Southeast Asia, the western Pacific islands, Latin America, and Africa are the most affected by dengue fever. However, the disease has spread to new areas, including local outbreaks…

Vascular Disease: What To Know About

Vascular Disease

Vascular disease can be defined as any ailment that affects the network of blood vessels in your body. Whenever the heart beats, blood is pumped via a network of blood arteries. Which is known as the circulatory system. The vessels…

Carbohydrate Metabolism Disorders

Carbohydrate Metabolism Disorders

Carbohydrate metabolism disorders are a set of metabolic illnesses that affect the way carbohydrates are broken down. Normally, your enzymes break down carbohydrates into glucose for energy (a type of sugar). Having one of these illnesses may mean that you…

Athlete’s foot: Causes and Treatment

Athlete's Foot

The athlete’s foot is a fungus that starts between the toes and spreads to the rest of the foot. It is most common in persons who have sweaty feet from being constrained in tight-fitting shoes. An itchy, scaly rash is…

Alternative Medicine: Does It Work

Alternative Medicine

Alternative medicine is a term that describes medical treatments. That are used instead of traditional (mainstream) therapies. Some people refer to it as “integrative” or “complementary” medicine. Which are both terms that are used interchangeably. Following the findings from an…

Euthanasia: Knowing the Facts

Euthanasia

Euthanasia, also known as mercy killing, is the act or practice of putting to death. People who are suffering from a painful and incurable disease or a physically incapacitating disorder. Without causing them any pain, or of allowing them to…

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of the brain and spinal cord that has the potential to be devastating (central nervous system). Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the immune system destroys the protective coating (myelin) that surrounds…