Category: NEPHROLOGY : KIDNEY
Who should receive rubella vaccine?
The World Health Organization (WHO) recommended that the rubella vaccine be included in routine vaccinations. If not all people are immunized then at least women of childbearing age should be immunized.
What is congenital rubella syndrome ?
What Rubella causes in pregnancy –
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What is Depression?
Depression is a common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such as sleeping, eating, or working. To be diagnosed with depression, the symptoms must be present for at least two weeks.
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In the strict sense, “immunity” defines an acquired resistance to infectious disease that is specific, i.e., resistance against a particular disease-causing agent(Pathogen). A person who has had measles once will not suffer from measles a second time, and is thus called immune. Our immune system recognizes the pathogen as foreign … Read more
OATS AND CHOLESTEROL :
Oat bran is the outer casing of the oat. Its daily consumption over weeks lowers LDL (“bad”) and total cholesterol, possibly reducing the risk of heart disease.
Oats are excellent source of protein, dietary fiber, B vitamins and numerous dietary minerals, especially manganese
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While breakfast is known as “the most important meal of the day”. Everyone likes to have a breakfast.
Breakfast high in carbohydrates increases the risk of metabolic syndrome.Breakfast skippers tend to gain weight. A balanced breakfast includes fresh fruit or fruit juice, a high-fibre breakfast cereal, low-fat milk or yoghurt, … Read more
When you call it as ‘Premature Birth’ ?
Premature birth is a birth that takes place more than three weeks before estimated due date of delivery. Premature birth is one that takes place before the start of the 37th week of pregnancy. It is important for the baby health to … Read more