Diseases after Natural Disaster

Diseases after Natural Disaster

June 13, 2017 0

Natural disaster Natural disaster is a calamitous event that is caused by nature. It is an event with atmospheric, geologic, and hydrologic origins. Disaster mainly […]

HIV/ AIDS

HIV/AIDS

May 20, 2017 0

Introduction HIV It is the virus that infects the cells of the immune system, destroying their function. After the virus infects the immune system there […]

Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis

May 18, 2017 0

Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is a communicable disease caused by bacteria Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. This is among oldest known pathogens. About one-third of the worlds’ population has […]

Chickenpox ; Signs Symptoms, Pathogenesis, Prevention, treatment

Chickenpox

May 18, 2017 0

Introduction Chickenpox is a very contagious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV). VZV is a DNA virus and is a member of the herpesvirus […]

Influenza virus

Influenza

May 18, 2017 0

Introduction Influenza is a highly infectious viral illness caused by influenza virus. It is a single stranded, helically shaped, RNA virus of the orthomyxovirus family. […]

Malaria; Introduction, Signs and Symptoms, Prevention, , Treatment

Malaria

May 18, 2017 0

Introduction Malaria is a mosquito borne disease caused by parasite. Female Anopheles mosquitoes are the vector that transmits malaria. Among many species P.vivax and P.falciparum […]

Cholera; Introduction, Signs Symptoms, Diagnosis, Prevention, Control

Cholera

May 18, 2017 0

Introduction Cholera is an acute disease, caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. It is a diarrhoeal infection which spreads through ingestion of contaminated […]

Leprosy

Leprosy

May 18, 2017 0

  Introduction Leprosy also known as Hansen’s disease is an infectious disease caused by slow growing acid fast bacilli called Mycobacterium leprae. It is an […]