Fever

Diarrhea: How To Prevent It?

By Dr Sudeepta Kumar , Gastroenterology Diarrhoea is a condition characterized by the frequent passing of stools, especially watery stools. Generally, the symptoms subside within two or three days. Depending on its duration and severity, diarrhoea can be classified into three types: Acute diarrhoea: It can last anywhere between a…

TOP THREE TROPICAL FEVERS- How To Differentiate?

By Dr. Rajashekhar, General Physician Tropical fevers are defined as diseases that occur primarily in or are unique to tropical and sub-tropical areas. India is a haven for most tropical fevers, and they are most common during the monsoons or post-monsoon periods. The symptoms of the various fevers are overlapped to such…

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…