Stye

Stye Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details What is a stye? A stye or hordeolum is a small, painful lump on the inside or outside of the eyelid. It is actually an abscess filled with pus and is usually caused by a staphylococcus bacteria eye infection. Styes are common with most people experiencing one or two of them at […]

Stroke

Stroke Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Stroke (also known as Brain Attack) occurs when blood supply to the  brain is affected due to either blockage or leakage (or both blockage and leakage)  of a blood vessel responsible for supplying or draining blood to and from  the brain, thereby, causing brain damage leading to […]

Solar Retinopathy

Solar Retinopathy Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Solar retinopathy (photo-retinitis, foveomacular retinitis, photomaculopathy, or eclipse retinopathy) is the retinal injury induced by direct or indirect exposure to light. Harmful effects of viewing sun are well recognised. Solar retinopathy may be due to looking at solar eclipse with or without telescope, sunbathing, religious gazing of […]

Snake bite

Snake bite Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details A snakebite is an injury caused by the bite of a snake. It often results in two puncture wounds from the animal’s fangs.[1] Sometimes poisoning from the bitemay occur.[2] This may result in redness, swelling, and severe pain at the area, which may take up to an hour to appear. Vomiting, trouble seeing, tingling of the […]

Skin Cancer and Sunlight

Skin Cancer and Sunlight Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Sun Exposure & Skin Cancer Many people love the sun. The sun’s rays make us feel good, and in the short term, it makes us look good. But our love affair isn’t a two-way street: Exposure to sun causes most of the wrinkles and […]

Sickle cell anemia

Sickle cell anemia Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Sickle-cell disease (SCD), also known as sickle-cell anaemia (SCA), is a group of genetically passed down blood disorders.[1] It results in an abnormality in the oxygen-carrying protein haemoglobin found in red blood cells. This leads to a rigid, sickle-like shape under certain circumstances.[1] Problems in sickle cell disease typically begin around 5 to 6 months of age. […]

schizophrenia

schizophrenia Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details a long-term mental disorder of a type involving a breakdown in the relation between thought, emotion, and behaviour, leading to faulty perception, inappropriate actions and feelings, withdrawal from reality and personal relationships into fantasy and delusion, and a sense of mental fragmentation.           […]

Sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details What Is Sarcoidosis? Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease in which granulomas, or clumps of inflammatory cells, form in various organs. This causes organ inflammation. Sarcoidosis may be triggered by your body’s immune system responding to foreign substances, such as viruses, bacteria, or chemicals. The areas of the […]

Poliomyelitis

Poliomyelitis Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an infectious disease caused by the poliovirus. In about 0.5% of cases there is muscle weaknessresulting in an inability to move.[1] This can occur over a few hours to few days.[1][2] The weakness most often involves the legs but may less commonly involve the muscles of the head, neck […]

Poison

Poison Home Topics Details Control Remedy Topics Details Common and Dangerous Poisons The most common poisons in children Did you know that even these common household items can poison children? cosmetics and personal care products  cleaning substances and laundry products pain medicine  foreign bodies such as toys, coins, thermometers topical preparations vitamins antihistamines pesticides plants antimicrobials The […]