fever blisters

All you need to know about Cold Sores

By Dr (Col.) Anil Goyal , Dermatology Cold sores are a type of viral infection, also known as fever blisters. When you have cold sores, small blisters with fluid in them form in the area around your lips. The blisters often tend to be together in patches. However, cold sores usually heal…

Rheumatic Fever – Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

By Dr Sanjeev Kumar , Pediatrics Rheumatic fever is a complication that is associated with strep throat. If it is not treated, it is capable of causing stroke, permanent heart damage or even death. This condition is caused by a type of bacteria known as streptococcus, which causes strep throat. It is…