Menstrual Problems

What is Menstrual Problems? Irregularities in menstrual cycle are sign of pathological condition unless there is no pregnancy involved. There can be many types of irregularities in menses and they vary from individual to individual. What is a Normal Menstrual Cycle? Before understanding the menstrual problems it is very important to know the normal menses.… Continue reading Menstrual Problems


What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is the gynecological condition resulting from the development of endometrial tissue outside uterus at some other place in the body, most commonly in fallopian tube, ovaries or in pelvic structures. The disorder may lead to pain and infertility. The word endometriosis has its origin from the Greek language. Endo means ‘inside’… Continue reading Endometriosis


What is Tuberculosis? Tuberculosis (TB) is a chronic infectious disease, caused by bacteria-Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis generally affects lungs; however it may involve any organ in the human body. Earlier due to lack of proper treatment, patient used to waste away, therefore tuberculosis was known as “consumption”. It can affect almost anybody irrespective of age or sex,… Continue reading Tuberculosis

Diplopia | Double Vision

What is Diplopia? Double Vision or Diplopia is a common and troublesome subjective complaint. Diplopia is derived from Greek words ‘diplous’ meaning double and ‘ops’ meaning eye. The patient’s ability to walk, read and perform day-to-day activities is suddenly hampered. It leads to formation of two images of the same object instead of one at… Continue reading Diplopia | Double Vision

Rheumatoid Arthritis | Rheumatoid Disease

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Rheumatoid disease (RA) is a chronic, autoimmune condition that causes inflammation in the joints, the surrounding tissues and in the other organs of the body. Autoimmune diseases, as the name suggests, are a group of diseases in which the immune system identifies one’s own body organs as foreign objects and begins to… Continue reading Rheumatoid Arthritis | Rheumatoid Disease

Dengue Fever

What is Dengue Fever? Dengue Fever is an infectious disease common in many tropical and sub-tropical nations, caused by a flavivirus. It is widely transmitted by the bite of Aedes aegypti mosquito. Dengue Fever: Introduction Dengue Fever is an infectious disease caused by a virus commonly prevalent in tropical and sub-tropical nations. It is widely… Continue reading Dengue Fever

Water Borne Diseases

What is Water Borne Diseases? Water borne disease is a type of disease which is primarily spread by contamination of water. The Contamination can be by bacterial, viral or protozoal agent. Introduction Water-borne Diseases: Any diseases that is transmitted through some water-borne agent. Any disease that can spread through contaminated water. The contamination can involve… Continue reading Water Borne Diseases