Yellow Fever

What is Yellow Fever Yellow fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes. Yellow fever virus (YFV) is a single-stranded RNA virus that belongs to the genus Flavivirus. The “yellow” in the name refers to the jaundice that affects some patients. The virus is endemic in tropical areas of Africa and Latin… Read More Yellow Fever

Integrative Medicine (IM)

Integrative Medicine (IM) Overview Integrative Medicine (IM) as healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. Integrative Medicine strives to heal the body, mind and spirit by combining traditional and alternative medicine. Integrative Medicine is the practice of medicine that reaffirms the importance of the relationship between practitioner and… Read More Integrative Medicine (IM)

Concussion

Concussion has been derived from Latin word which means Contutere (to shake violently) or concussion (action of  striking  together).It is  the most common type of   traumatic brain injury and  presently  the  word is  interchangeable  with mild  traumatic brain  injury (MTBI). Concussion includes variety of physical, cognitive and emotional symptoms. In head injury there is temporary… Read More Concussion

Gluten Free Diet

What is Gluten? Gluten is a protein composite found in foods processed from wheat and related grain species, including barley and rye. Gluten causes inflammation in the small intestines of people with celiac disease. Eating a gluten-free diet helps people with celiac disease to control their signs and symptoms and prevent complications. Symptoms of celiac… Read More Gluten Free Diet