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Management of uncomplicated malaria

 UNCOMPLICATED MALARIA Diagnosis and Treatment of Uncomplicated Malaria By the end of this article one should be able to describe : Diagnosis of uncomplicated malaria Recommended medicines and dosages for uncomplicated malaria Appropriate use of antimalarial medicines and counseling adequately Follow up care Summary The policy direction in management uncomplicated malaria Proper diagnosis – test […]

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Syphilis Infection And Treatment.

Syphilis infection;It is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that spreads through direct contact with syphilis sores. It caused by Treponema pallidum. The disease has been divided into three stages based on clinical findings. This helps in guiding treatment and follow-up. Primary syphilis infection – ulcers or chancre at the infection site usually at genital area. Secondary […]

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How To Use Nebulizer

Who uses nebulizer? It is used in patient with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) and other lung diseases. So doctor may prescribe medicine that patient need to take using a nebulizer machine. What is nebulizer? It is a small machine that turn liquid medicine into mist. Patient normally take medicine while sitted with machine beside […]

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Peptic Ulcer Disease; Causes,Treatment $ Complications

Definition WHAT IS PEPTIC ULCER DISEASE? Peptic ulcers are sores that develop in the lining of the stomach, lower esophagus, or small intestine. Or first few centimeters of the duodenum (duodenum ulcer). It usually penetrates through the muscularis mucosae. From a histological perspective, an ulcer is a loss of the surface epithelium that extends deeply enough […]

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WOMEN TRAVELLERS-HEALTHY TRAVELLING

Travelling in africa and in world in general isn’t particularly hazardous to your health but women’s health issues are relevant wherever you go. And can be a bit more tricky to cope with when you are on the road. Practicalities It’s a good idea to take with you all the sanitary towels/pads/napkins or tampons you […]

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Clotrimazole Cream With Applicator

This medication is used to treat vaginal yeast infections. Clotrimazole reduces vaginal burning, itching, and discharge that may occur with this condition. This medication is an azole antifungal. It works by stopping the growth of yeast (fungus) that causes the infection. The vaginal product comes in 2 forms (a vaginal cream or tablet). Some products […]

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Hypothyroidism, causes signs $ symptoms.

Hypothyroidism is defined as deficiency in thyroid hormone production. It can be either primary or secondary. It usually characterised by; Accumulation of  polysaccharides and proteins in the skin. The body retains water giving it puffy like appearance-myxedema. Low metabolism and the person is lethargic, with bradycardia and cold intolerance. In young adults it causes abnormal […]

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Yeast Infection and sex; What you need to know.

Is yeast infection sexually transmitted? Yeast infections are not considered sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This is because most yeast infections are not transmitted person to person and they can occur in people who have never had sex. Most of the time yeast infections develops because of factors that cause imbalance in microbial of the body. […]

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Appendicitis; causes, symptoms & treatment

Appendicitis is inflammation of the vermiform appendix .It may be acute or chronic. It’s most common acute surgical condition of abdomen What is relevant anatomy The vermiform appendix is a vestigial narrow blinded tube usually about 3-4″ (7.6-10cm) long that extends from the caecum in the RIF at the termination of the 3 taenia coli. […]

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