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Risk factors of stroke disease

 High blood pressure Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a major risk factor in both ischaemic and haemorrhagic strokes (Wolf and D’Agostino 1993).  Welin et al (1987) found that high blood pressure was a risk factor in 789 men, 57 of whom had had a stroke and had been monitored for up to 18 years.  Sandercock,…

Silent Heart Attack and Its Atypical Signs

During heart attack one might feel dizzy although is not a common symptom it has been observed at some people with heart attack. Heart attacks are more often in the morning because of the amounts of adrenaline in the blood. Too much adrenaline in the blood may determine formation of clot and rupture of plaque.…

Heart Attack – Causes, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Any of a number of conditions that can affect the heart. Some examples include coronary heart disease, heart attack, cardiovascular disease, pulmonary heart disease and high blood pressure. Heart disease is a big problem in today’s society because of lifestyle issues such as poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking. Heart attack (myocardial infarction or…

Three Times Weekly Anti-tuberculosis Treatment of Category 1 and Category 11 Patients of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Under Directly Observed Therapy (dots)

THREE TIMES WEEKLY ANTI-TUBERCULOSIS TREATMENT OF CATEGORY 1 AND CATEGORY 11 PATIENTS OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS UNDER DIRECTLY OBSERVED THERAPY (DOTS) STRATEGY IN RURAL AREAS OF SINDH, PAKISTAN. AUTHORS: DR: BHURGRI GHULAM RASOOL DR: SHAMIM-UR-REHMAN DR: MOMINA TAKI MUHAMMAD DR: SHAH MURAD MASTOEE. DR: RAJ KUMAR CHOHAN. DR: DAHRI GHULAM MUSTAFA. DR: FAISAL KHAN. DR: ATIF…

Esophageal Cancer Metastasis

The spread of the disease from one organ or part to another non-adjacent organ or part is called metastasis or metastatic disease. Previously it was that only malignant tumor cells had the capacity to metastasize which is now in reconsideration due to research. The word metastasis in Greek means “removal from one place to another”…

10 Simple and Natural Home Remedies for Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a common illness that refers to an infection of the lungs. It occurs in all age groups, and is a leading cause of death among children and elderly people in chronic conditions. The major symptoms of pneumonia are productive cough resulting in mucus, chest pains, fever, chills and breathing shortness. Here, in this…

Chest pain

Chest pain is discomfort or pain that you feel anywhere along the front of your body between your neck and upper abdomen. Chest pain is one of the most common reasons people call for emergency medical help. Every year emergency room doctors evaluate and treat millions of people for chest pain. Fortunately, chest pain doesn’t…

Dry cough an upper respiratory tract infection

Cough is initiated when irritant receptors in the mucousmembrane of the respiratory tract are stimulated. Coughis by far the most common respiratory symptom, andis characteristic in heavy smokers. Frequently, cough istriggered by the presence of sputum in the respiratorytract, and is useful in helping to clear infection from thebronchial tree. A wide variety of inhaled…

Natural Cure in Bronchitis

Bronchitis is a disease of the lungs. It is an inflammatory disease. The pathogenic agents which determine Bronchitis are viruses, bacteria or fungi. Bronchitis is also influenced and worsen by the weather. So it is recommended to avoid wet weather and winds. A natural cure includes different oils, a well balanced diet which means fruits,…

Physiotherapy and Early Shoulder Management

Physiotherapists and orthopaedic surgeons spend significant amounts of time and effort treating shoulder injuries and conditions, of which there are many. The shoulder, an unstable joint with a very large range of movement, the greatest in the body, is vulnerable in many situations to injury or mechanical stresses. Its instability means it can be relatively…

How To Treat Vertigo

Vertigo is a disease which manifests sudden postural imbalance and dizziness. The person may suddenly feel the symptoms but will get back to their normal state after the episode of vertigo. However vertigo is a serious disease as it increases the risk factor for some of the serious disorders such as strokes and tumors. There…

Few Cerebral Palsy Baby Pictures For Research

Physical care for Cerebral Palsy Physical care : A physical therapist specializes in making improvements to the development of the large muscles of the body, such as those in the legs, arms and stomach. Physical specialists help youngsters learn better paths to move and balance. They may help children with cerebral palsy learn to walk,…

Owner’s Guide to Iguana Paralysis

Paralysis in iguanas is a very serious condition. While some iguanas may be paralyzed permanently, sometimes the condition is reversible. So, what exactly causes iguana paralysis? Causes Your iguana can become paralyzed for various reasons. The most common cause of this condition is metabolic bone disease. It can also occur if you keep your iguana…