How to deal with monsoon-related ENT ailments

The monsoon brings with it two types of weather wet and cold alternating with dry and humid. These conditions are ideal for the growth of mould dust mites and bacteria. Bacteria cause bacterial infections while mould and dust mites cause fungal infections and seasonal allergies

How to deal with monsoon-related ENT ailmentsThere is also a lot of pollen in the air which lends itself to allergies due to increased greenery. Viruses thrive in cool temperatures as in the monsoon leading to viral infections. ENT problems caused include: Allergic rhinitis and sinusitis which are conditions where patients have running nose headaches and sometimes fever, fungal infections of […]

How to take care of joint and muscle pain in dengue?

Dengue is also known as ‘Break Bone Fever,’ the pain in the joints and muscles are sometimes severe. In dengue, the arthritis is reactive in nature, and sometimes it takes more than 2 to 3 weeks to get rid of joint pain

How to take care of joint and muscle pain in dengue?As the monsoon progresses across the state, there is a threat of monsoon related disease, especially those transmitted through mosquitoes such as malaria, chikungunya, and dengue. Dengue and chikungunya are related to joint swelling and pain, even after complete cure the residual joint stiffness and pain lingers on, and this can which affect the daily […]

BMC identifies around 2,000 mosquito breeding spots in Mumbai

BMC has identified 1,997 breeding spots of Aedes aegypti mosquito, whose have risen in number across the city. Upon inspection 577 malaria breeding spots of anopheles stephensi mosquito were found. They are primary vector which spreads dengue and malaria in urban areas

BMC identifies around 2,000 mosquito breeding spots in MumbaiThe monsoon will soon be upon us, this season proves to be a boon for infectious diseases as well as vector borne disease.  Mumbai often floods due to incessant rain and commuters face the brunt of travelling in waterlogged areas. Although the worst part is that mosquitoes gain the upper hand and breed in multitudes. […]