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Tuberculosis problem

My wife developed tuberculosis....we just had a test on skin....she develops redness on skin after a droplet was injecting in her skin layer... How sever is tuberculosis... How much time does it take to cure tuberculosis.. which type of doctor treats tuberculosis......

MMR vaccination & meningitis vaccination

I shall be moving to US for my graduate studies. My university is asking me for a vaccination proof of both MMR and meningitis. I have got the MMR vaccination during my childhood however I don't have any proof for this. I m planning to take both the vaccinations now for this purpose. How should I proceed now?

Typhoid test.

I had a 104° fever couple of days ago. I doctor prescribed some tests which included. 1. Urine test 2. CBC 3. Malaria Test. 4. Typhoid test While I am done with malaria test and the result was negative. So should I go for Typhoid test? If yes, then should be done now or after some days? I am currently taking 3 medicines as prescribed 1. Jidox Antibiotic 2. Crochin Advance 3. Jopan Today after 3 days the temperature has come down to 100.3

VItamin B12 and D3 deficiency

I have a lot of weekness in my body. My legs and back aches if even I stand continuously for half hour. I have low immunity. My Vitamin b12 is 142 and Vitamin D3 is 13.4. Should I take injections for both of them?

My eosinophil count is 7.96%

I have no symptoms. my stool and urine and xray are normal, should I seek for medical help? Iam confused.

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Food Allergies

FOOD ALLERGIESReactions to food are common. These reactions range from mild to severe, and may result from your body's negative response to certain foods or from a true food allergy.Common allergic foods in our Indian children based on personal experience are Nuts ,Milk, Shell ...

Inhalers - Lifestyle Accessory?

Changing demographics, ever increasing air pollution, air conditioned houses and different dietary habits have increased the prevalence of Asthma. This has resulted in Inhalers being given out almost as a lifestyle Accessory.Statistics: About 25% of children in Bangalore have asthma. ...

Atopic Dermatitis in Children

This is a common skin disease in children. The cause of Atopic Dermatitis is not clear but it affects your child’s skin’s ability to hold moisture. The skin becomes dry, itchy and easily irritated. Most children who have Atopic Dermatitis have a family history of Allergies.Atopic ...

Health Tips for Kids to Beat the Heat This Summer and Build Immunity

During summer, our body becomes hotter, muscle enzymes speed up and burn glycogen more rapidly, depleting stores of the sugar that your muscles use for fuel. Hence it is necessary to make the child drink plenty of fluids that would help hydrate the muscle and skin adequately in order to maintain ...

Urticaria

Urticaria or hives can be idiopathic or may be a symptom of underlying problem in some individuals .In perhaps as many as 30-40% of cases with chronic idiopathic urticaria, it is caused by an autoimmune reaction. Acute viral infection is another common cause of urticaria. Less common causes ...

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