Home Remedies for Ulcers

The parts of the body such as the mouth, oesophagus, stomach, and duodenum are the common areas where ulcers mostly erupt. Earlier it was assumed that stressful life and unhealthy diet contributed to the development of ulcers. However, it is now known that they are a repercussion of an infection caused by the corkscrew-shaped bacterium […]

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Beat the heat

The scorching summer heat is hard on our bodies, our moods, and our electric bills. Don’t let the temperature get you down. It can be fun to get out and enjoy the sunshine, and the vitamin D provided by the sun can help your overall health. However, too much sun can be damaging and can […]

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Bleeding Esophageal Varics

Esophageous is a muscular tube that connects from mouth to the stomach. The veins in the lower esophagus in the stomach can become swollen when the blood flow of the liver is reduced. This blood build up may be due to scar tissue or formation of blood clot When liver blood flow is obstructed, blood […]

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Amoebic Dysentery (Amoebiasis): Symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention

Amoebic Dysentery is caused by Entamoeba histolytica which lives in the lumen of large intestine of a human being as harmless minuta forms. When the resistance of gut is lowered in infected people, these become pathogenic, change to magna forms and invade the intestinal wall. They make their way deep into sub- mucosa by eating […]

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ASCARIASIS : WORM INFECTION

Disease caused by Ascaris (round worm) is commonly called ascariasis. Ascariasis is caused by consuming food and water contaminated with infective eggs of Ascaris.  Ascariasis is common among children. Ascariasis is one of the most common round worm infection.  Ascariasis is generally common in places which lack modern sanitation. Symptoms Ascariasis due to larvae of […]

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