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Infectious Diseases

What are the Symptoms of Seasonal Flu? 0

The winter is here and along with the drop in temperature, one can see the familiar sight of children and adults lining up at a doctor’s clinic for cold or

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What is Scrub Typhus? 0

Typhus is a disease caused by a bacterial infection. The specific bacteria  belongs to a group called Rickettsia. The disease spreads through the bites of minute insects like fleas, mites,

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Will Coronavirus Ever Go Away? 2

COVID 19 – The Risk Has Not Reduced We have been living with COVID 19 for 8 months and the situation remains mostly unchanged. There have been reports, of a

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We may not be locked in but Corona is not locked out! 3

How To Stay Safe From COVID-19 After Lockdown We have been living with the COVID 19 pandemic for so long it has become a part of life! Now that we

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Wearing a Mask during the pandemic: Dos and Don’ts 2

The Covid-19 pandemic has shown how vulnerable the human race is to disease and destruction. Governments and Healthcare institutions around the world are coming to terms with the fact that

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How Covid-19 spreads in air? 0

Ever since the start of the pandemic we have been told of the importance of social distancing, wearing face masks and focusing on hygiene in the form of regular and

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Convalescent Plasma Therapy: A possible cure for Covid-19? 1

On 28th April 2020, the spokesperson for the Health Ministry of India made an announcement that Plasma Therapy would not be allowed as a cure for the Covid-19 virus, other

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How to overcome the Corona Crisis 0

The Corona-virus global pandemic of 2020 is the single largest Public Health and Safety risk that the world has seen since World War 2. In over 150 countries of the

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Dengue Fever Alert! 0

Suspect dengue when a high fever (40°C/ 104°F) is accompanied by two of the following symptoms: Severe headache Pain behind the eyes Nausea, Vomiting Swollen glands Muscle and joint pains

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Swine Flu – Frequently Asked Questions 0

What is swine flu? Swine flu, also known as 2009 H1N1 type A influenza, is a human disease. People get the disease from other people, not from pigs. The disease originally

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