Congenital Syphilis/prevention/treatment

Congenital Syphilis/prevention/treatment

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It is a severe, disabling, and often life-threatening infection seen in infants. A pregnant mother who has syphilis can spread the disease through the placenta to the unborn infant in utero. causes Traponema pallidum bacerium   Prevention measures Effective prevention and detection of congenital syphilis depends on the identification of syphilis in Read More

How much water do you need to drink in a day?

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crystal clear splashing water Overview This is question that i keep asking my self as clinician.Most of time i come across patients during outpatient visits who look dehydrated as evidenced by their dry lips. The first question usually is; Do you drink enough water or how much do you drink Read More

Facts about anogenital wart/causes and treatment

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This article focuses on anogenital wart(s); causes and treatments. Anogenital wart is viral infection caused by human papiloma virus sub-types 6 or 11. Other associated human papilloma virus are sub-types 16, 18, 31, 33, and 35 are also occasionally found in anogenital warts. Sub-types 16, 18, 31, 33, and 35 Read More

What you should know about eczema/atopic dermatitis

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Atopic dermatitis (eczema) is a chronic, relapsing, pruritic (itchy), inflammatory skin condition. Epidemiology Very common condition with a prevalence as high as 15-20% in children and 2-10% in adults.  It accounts for around 30% of all dermatological consultations in GP. Most present in infancy (85% before 1 year and 95% Read More

Seven  Home Remedies to Combat Against Urinary Tract Infection

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Urinary tract infection(UTI) is a major concern amongst women. The chance of getting UTI is very high in women as urethra is shorter. Whats is uti ? Is infections that happen in the urethra, bladder, ureters, and kidneys. Studies reveal that women are more prone to this infection than men. Read More

What should know about organophosphate poisoning.

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Organophosphate poisoning is poisoning due to organophosphates (OPs).Organophosphate poisoning occurs most commonly as a suicide attempt in farming areas and less commonly by accident. This mostly occurs in developing world. Organophosphates are chemicals in insecticide used extensively in agriculture. When people, such as agricultural workers, are exposed to large quantities of organophosphates, these chemicals can be harmful. Types Read More

Facts About Acne Vulgaris.

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Overview Definition of Acne vulgaris Causes/Aetiology Clinical features Investigation Treatment/management Acne valgaris Is a common chronic skin condition that affects both males and females in adolescence. For some, it can also continue into adulthood and it can affect women during pregnancy or during their menstrual cycle. Acne results in the development of pimples or Read More

15 Cancer Causing Foods You Probably Don’t Know.

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We probably do not think the food we are eating every day might be cancer causing. However  there is a clear connection between food and cancer prevention.As cancer became the plague of our modern age, a lot of research has been done on its prevention. With many reports on food and cancer Read More

Local infection treatment at home.

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  Teach the caregiver how treat local infection at home. Following instruction below will provide better guiding and understanding on how to give oral,topical and eye ointment at home to treat local infection . explain how the treatment is given. watch her as she does the first treatment in the Read More

What to do if a condom break/burst.

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What you can do if you are worried that you or your partner could get an STI or become pregnant: See a health care providerIf you had vaginal, anal or oral sex and condom breaks, one should see  healthcare provider as soon as possible. If your partner has tested positive Read More

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