TYPHOID – Typhoid Fever, Symptoms, Complications, Widal & Typhidot Tests

Typhoid Fever Typhoid is caused by bacteria called Salmonella typhi (S. typhi). It’s not the same bacterium that causes the food borne… Read More »


ELECTROLYTES – Types, Disorders, Electrolyte Tests

ELECTROLYTES All humans need electrolytes to survive. Many automatic processes in the body rely on a small electric current to… Read More »


Jaundice – Causes, Symptoms, Risk Factors, Diagnosis Tests

Jaundice It is also known as icterus. “Jaundice” is the medical term that describes yellowing of the skin and eyes.… Read More »


Malaria – Types, Symptoms, Complications, Diagnosis

Malaria Malaria can cause high fever, chills, and flu-like symptoms that can be life-threatening when not treated quickly. The disease is… Read More »


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Chikungunya – Symptoms, Complications, Causes, Blood Test & Treatment

Chikungunya Chikungunya is a virus that’s spread by mosquitoes. It can’t be passed from person to person. Signs of chikungunya usually show… Read More »


Platelet Count – Low Blood Count, Symptoms, Causes

Platelet Count Blood is made up of several types of cells. These cells float in a liquid called plasma. The… Read More »


DENGUE – SYMPTOMS, COMPLICATIONS, DIAGNOSIS TEST

What Is Dengue Fever? Dengue (pronounced DENgee) fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four… Read More »


FERTILITY – INFERTILITY, ENDOMETRIOSIS, HORMONE LEVEL BLOOD TESTS

Fertility Getting pregnant can be an exciting time. For some, getting pregnant seems to happen simply by talking about it.… Read More »


TUBERCULOSIS – TYPES, SYMPTOMS, RISK FACTORS, TB TESTS

Tuberculosis or TB, as it’s commonly called, is a contagious infection that usually attacks the lungs. It can also spread to other… Read More »


PROSTATE – PROBLEMS, SYMPTOMS, CANCER, PSA – FREE PSA TESTS

What is the prostate? The prostate is a walnut-shaped gland that is part of the male reproductive system. It has… Read More »