Monkeypox Virus Outbreak: A Global Health Emergency

Monkeypox Virus Outbreak: A Global Health Emergency

OVERVIEW Monkeypox is a highly contagious virus that can cause serious health problems in humans. It is most common in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. It usually spread through contact with respiratory secretions, blood, or saliva from an infected person. Can cause fever, rash, muscle aches, and pneumonia. There is no specific treatment…

H. pylori Infection- Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

H. pylori Infection- Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

OVERVIEW H. pylori infection is caused by a bacteria called Helicobacter pylori. This is responsible for most stomach (gastric) and duodenal ulcers and many cases of stomach inflammation (chronic gastritis). A feeling of gassiness accompanied by nausea, bloating, and unexplained weight loss may indicate H. pylori infection. This bacteria affects around 44.3 per cent of…

All About Cinnamon: Types and Health Benefits

All About Cinnamon: Types and Health Benefits

What is Cinnamon? Cinnamon is a spice obtained from the inner bark of several tree species from the genus Cinnamomum. It is used mainly as an aromatic condiment and flavouring additive in a wide variety of cuisines, sweet and savoury dishes, breakfast cereals, snacks, tea, and traditional foods. Cinnamon has a variety of use because…

Health Benefits of Cucumber: 10 Reason Why Eaten Cucumber is Good for Your Body

Health Benefits of Cucumber: 10 Reason Why Eaten Cucumber is Good for Your Body

Cucumber, scientifically called Cucumis sativus is a widely-cultivated creeping vine plant in the Cucurbitaceae gourd family. Cucumber is considered botanically a fruit because it contains seeds and grows from flowers of the plant while in culinary art is usually refers to as vegetable because of its use as a side dish and has low sugar…