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MENINGITIS

DEFINITION OF MENINGITIS Meningitis is the inflammation of the protective membranes (meninges) covering the brain and spiral cord. The inflammation may be caused by infection with viruses, bacterial or other organisms. Meningitis can be life threatening because of the proxity of the inflammation to the brain and Spinal cord therefore; the condition is classified as…

MANAGEMENT OF CERVICAL CANCER

    Cancer, also known as malignant tumor or malignant neoplasm, is a group of disease involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Not all tumors are cancerous but all cancer is tumors. Tumors are solid neoplasm. CERVICAL CANCER: Cervical cancer occurs when abnormal cells…

IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE FOR INFANTS

Vaccine Age of vaccination Description of the Infection Disease BCG (Tuberculosis)   Birth Airborne. Usually causes pulmonary infection, but can spread to many other organs, causing serious illness, death and disability. An untreated person with active TB disease can infect on average between 10 and 15 people every year in 2005, 30% of global incidence…

MANAGEMENT OF HEPATITIS

An Overview: Hepatitis (plural hepatitides) is a medical condition defined by the inflammation of the liver and characterized by the presence of inflammatory cells in the tissue of the organ. The condition can be self-limiting (healing on its own) or can progress to fibrosis (scarring) and cirrhosis. Acute hepatitis lasts under six months, while chronic hepatitis…

THE MIRACLE OF BANANA

Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose and glucose combined with fiber. A banana gives an instant, sustained and substantial boost of energy. Research has proven that just two bananas provide enough energy for a strenuous 90-minute workout. That could be  the reason why banana is the number one fruit with the world’s leading…

INFERTILITY IN FEMALE

WHAT IS INFERTILITY IN FEMALE? This is the inability or failure of the female to conceive after a year and four months of regular sexual activity during the time of ovulation. OVULATION Each growth of a ripe egg (OVAL) occasionally two is released  from one of the ovaries. The ripe egg beings to travel down…