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Encephalitis Syndrome
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Acute Encephalitis Syndrome : Symptoms and Treatments

Muzaffarpur in Bihar, famous for sweet litchi, is in the news due to some other reason these days. This year, 100 children have died due to encephalitis syndrome (chamki fever) in Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Since 1995, this mysterious disease has made its prey to children here. In the last two decades, more than 5000 children have […]

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder : Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that develops in some individuals who have experienced a scary, shocking, stressful or dangerous event. PTSD is also called battle fatigue syndrome or shell shock. It is common in women than men. About 3.5 percent of adults have post-traumatic stress disorder in the United States in a […]

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sign and symptoms of allergic rhinitis
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Hay Fever : Causes, Symptoms and Home Remedies

What is Hay fever?? Hay fever is an allergy to specific weeds and flowers which occurs most frequently in summer and spring season. It is clinically called as allergic rhinitis. A lot of people are generally more predisposed towards developing hay fever than many others such as those with a family history of allergies, people […]

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Anal Cancer or Anal Tumor
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Anal Tumor : Causes, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

What is Anal Cancer?? Anal cancer is a tumor, which is the result of abnormal and uncontrolled growth of cells in the anus. Anal tumor starts in the anus, located at the end of gastrointestinal tract.  Fast Facts It’s estimated that over 91 percent of anal tumor cases are caused by human papilloma virus (HPV). […]

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Bird Flu (Avian Flu): Causes, Symptoms and Prevention
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Bird Flu (Avian Flu): Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Bird flu, also known as avian flu or avian influenza, is a disease caused by a particular type of avian (bird) influenza (flu) Type A virus. Bird flu or avian flu is very similar to swine flu, human flu, dog flu and horse flu. It’s spread by infected migratory birds to domestic poultry, and after […]

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Nipah Virus Infection
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Nipah Virus Infection : Causes, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatments

Nipah virus infection is a viral infection, which is caused by the Nipah virus. Symptoms of nipah virus infection may include headache, fever and shortness of breath. This may worsen into a coma within one or two days. The Nipah virus is a type of RNA virus, a virus that has RNA or ribonucleic acid as its […]

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