Polio Treatment

For diagnosing this disease, a laboratory testing of a stool sample or a swab in pharynx of the infected person is done and for greater assurance, a blood test is done to find the antibodies of polio virus. For breathing support, portable ventilators are required with other treatments like hydrotherapy, passive motion exercises, surgical therapy, nerve grafting and the likes.Loose and floppy limbs due to weakness of the spine are the major symptoms of Polio.

For diagnosing this disease, a laboratory testing of a stool sample or a swab in pharynx of the infected person is done and for greater assurance, a blood test is done to find the antibodies of polio virus. For breathing support, portable ventilators ... More

Health Q&A
Extreme Knee pain

Suffering from knee pain and wanted to know whether this can be treated by acupuncture or not. This knee pain is extreme some time..if she walks for more time or standing at one position then her legs start shaking.

Pain in one side of neck

I have excessive pain on the right side of my neck (muscle pain) and also a little swelling. It started with minor pain around 2 weeks back but now has increased and is also affecting the upper right part of my body. Also, maybe due to excessive pain, I have also got a little fever.

Foot pain swelling callus

I am having extreme pain due to hardness/ swelling/tightness at the heel of my right foot. Please advise how can i get relief. Thanks

Liver ma gath ho gya h

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Cnemis pain

Few days back I feel into a empty pit hurting my cnemis & developed a scar over there. It's been around 5 day's now since the incident it still hurts when I touched that scar & it hurts me when I try to run. The pit was around 4 ft deep. What should I do?

Health Feed
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Heart Attack/acidity/angina & Troponin Test.

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Hypertension: Treatment Overview

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