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Dysentery

2019-10-24T11:19:48+00:00 October 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

A type of intestinal infection causing severe diarrhoea with blood is called dysentery. There may be mucus with stool in some cases. The duration of this condition is normally from 3 to 7 days. Vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps or pain, dehydration and fever are some other symptoms. The lack of hygiene is a major reason behind [...]

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Skin Allergies and Contact Dermatitis

2019-10-19T11:27:22+00:00 October 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

It often happens that your immune system thinks the skin is under attack when something touches it. However, anything touching the skin is not always harmful. In many cases, the immune system overreacts and immediately sends antibodies to help find the invader called an allergen. As a result, a red and itchy rash develops in the [...]

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Your ultimate guide on coping with Prediabetes

2019-08-21T06:42:14+00:00 August 21st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you have experienced a sudden increase in thirst, hunger, dry mouth accompanied with weight loss and fatigue, chances are you have what is called ‘Prediabetes’. Usually, type 2 diabetes doesn’t occur suddenly. Prediabetes is basically the first step in the long road leading to it. Affecting more that 85 million citizens in India, it is [...]

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The Link Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Diabetes

2019-08-08T10:24:10+00:00 August 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

There is a connection between rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and diabetes, although they are two different diseases. In a number of studies, it has been found that the risk for diabetes increases by almost 50% if you have rheumatoid arthritis. Again, if you have diabetes, you have almost 20% more risk of having rheumatoid arthritis and other [...]

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