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  • Carrot
  • Bacteria Vaginosis

CARROT AND ITS IMPORTANCE

Carrots are one of the most popular vegetables in a lot of people’s day diet plans, mostly due to its large number of uses in the kitchen. They are delicious, easily available and quite affordable in the market. However, these are not the only things carrots should be known for because even without our knowledge,…

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…

CARE OF THE EYE

The eye is important to the body, it is one of the sense organs in the body and is used for sight.           How to Care for the eye Avoid direct contact to bright light for a long time (avoid sitting close to the television). Do not read in dim light.…

MANAGEMENT OF MALARIA FEVER

                         INTRODUCTION Malarial is caused by a parasite called Plasmodium, which is transmitted via the bites of infected mosquitoes. In the human body, the parasites multiply in the liver, and then infect red blood cells, Key interventions to control malarial include: Prompt and effective…

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…

TREATMENT OF INSECT BITES AND STINGS

    An Overview: Insect bites and Stings occur when an insect is agitated and seeks to defend itself through its natural defense mechanisms, or when an insect seeks to feed off the bitten person. Some insects inject formic acid. This can cause an immediate skin reaction often resulting in redness and swelling in the…

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…

10 CHOLESTEROL LOWERING FOODS

Cholesterol is a steroid lipid (fat) found in the blood and is necessary for proper functioning of cell membranes. Our bodies already manufacture all the cholesterol we need, so it is not necessary to consume more. High levels of cholesterol have been shown to increase the risk of heart diseases and stroke.  Cholesterol lowering foods…

TIGER NUT AND ITS IMPORTANCE

Tiger nuts have been known for 4000 years, and are not   actually a nut but a small tuber, which is high in fiber, proteins and natural sugars. Until recently, no one really knew much about the potential health benefits of this ancient food. Tiger nuts are very healthy, they can help to prevent heart attacks,…