Here’s what you need to know about different types of skin rashes

Rashes are unattractive skin abnormalities that indicate a severe medical condition, allergies or infections. Almost everyone experiences rashes in their lifetimes and sometimes, they go away with simple medication while others require immediate medical attention

Here’s what you need to know about different types of skin rashesHere are the common causes, symptoms and appropriate treatments for each. Dermatitis Atopic: Often referred to as eczema, this skin condition develops during childhood and is an itchy rash. It commonly appears on elbows, at the back of the knees, wrists, neck, ankles and your cheeks. Those who suffer from hay fever and asthma experience […]

5 home remedies to help deal with bee stings

A bee sting can result in a swollen, painful bump. In most cases, people can easily treat bee stings at home

5 home remedies to help deal with bee stingsThe pain and swelling around the site of a sting will usually go away in a few days without treatment. In the meantime, home remedies can reduce discomfort and speed the healing process. However, if a person has an allergic reaction to a bee sting, they will need immediate medical attention. If the swelling spreads […]

Pigeon droppings have become a health nuisance in urban areas, say Pune docs

The findings reveal that there are around 15 per cent of lung fibrosis related cases being reported from Pune. Out of which, exposure to pigeon excreta and feathers is a main causes behind 50 per cent of the total lung fibrosis related cases

Pigeon droppings have become a health nuisance in urban areas, say Pune docsA recent study conducted by a Pune doctor found that pigeon droppings have become a major health concern in urban areas in India. It states that exposure to pigeon excreta and feathers have a negative impact on human lungs. The study was presented at a conference on interstitial lung diseases (ILD) in Pune. Dr Mahavir […]