Prevalence and Prevention of Hepatitis C in Pakistan

Prevalence and Prevention of Hepatitis C in Pakistan

Nov 29, 2023

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a significant public health concern in Pakistan, with an estimated prevalence of 6% among the general population. This means that approximately one in every 20 Pakistanis is infected with HCV. Pakistan ranks second globally in terms of

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Understanding and Managing Acidity: A Comprehensive Guide to Lifestyle and Dietary Choices

Understanding and Managing Acidity: A Comprehensive Guide to Lifestyle and Dietary Choices

Nov 25, 2023

Acidity refers to how much acid is present in something, like when we measure pH. It’s a pretty important thing to know for liquids, foods, and even our own bodies. What is acidity? Now, when it comes to dealing with acidity in our

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Hypertension Diet: What to Avoid for Better Blood Pressure Control

Hypertension Diet: What to Avoid for Better Blood Pressure Control

Nov 23, 2023

For individuals who seek to prevent or manage hypertension, it is recommended to adhere to a well-balanced and nutritious diet. Presented below are some general recommendations regarding the types of foods that should be limited or avoided: 1. Foods high in sodium Consuming

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Naegleria –  An emerging challenge!

Naegleria – An emerging challenge!

Nov 16, 2023

What is Naegleria? Naegleria infection, also known as primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), is a rare but serious brain infection caused by the Naegleria fowleri amoeba. The amoeba is commonly found in warm freshwater environments such as lakes, hot springs, and poorly maintained swimming

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Untreated Glaucoma: Way to Blindness

Untreated Glaucoma: Way to Blindness

Nov 14, 2023

Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that can cause damage to the optic nerve, which is responsible for transmitting visual information from the eye to the brain. This damage is often associated with increased pressure within the eye, known as intraocular pressure

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Help Your Loved Ones: How Family can help Parkinson Disease Patients

Help Your Loved Ones: How Family can help Parkinson Disease Patients

Nov 10, 2023

Parkinson’s disease, a chronic and progressive neurological disorder affecting millions worldwide, can be better managed with the support and care of family members. While medical treatments are important, the role of family in improving the quality of life for Parkinson’s patients cannot be

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Sports activities for Parkinson Disease Patient

Sports activities for Parkinson Disease Patient

Nov 10, 2023

For individuals with Parkinson’s disease, incorporating sports activities into their routine can be transformative for both physical and mental well-being. From cardiovascular workouts tobalance-enhancing exercises, this comprehensive guide explores various activities tailored to support those with Parkinson’s in maintaining mobility and improving their

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Household Changes to Support Parkinson Patients

Household Changes to Support Parkinson Patients

Nov 7, 2023

Parkinson’s disease, poses challenges for individuals in their daily lives, including within their homes. However, implementing certain modifications in the house can significantly enhance safety and improve the quality of life for those with Parkinson’s disease. Below are the suggestions for key adjustments

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Designing an Exercise Plan for Parkinson Management

Designing an Exercise Plan for Parkinson Management

Nov 7, 2023

When it comes to encouraging movement, physical therapists are the ultimate experts. Contrary to popular belief, their expertise extends beyond injury rehabilitation. In fact, they play a crucial role in the treatment and preventive care of patients with chronic conditions like Parkinson’s disease.

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Improve quality of life of Parkinson Patients: Treatment Methods

Improve quality of life of Parkinson Patients: Treatment Methods

Nov 6, 2023

Purpose of the treatment to improve the quality of life which is important than the quantity of life. For fall prevention, use a cane or a walker. Walker is the best depending on the need. Once you start falling, Cane is useless. Here

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