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Measles (Khasra)

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Measles (khasra) is a highly contagious disease caused by virus. It is also known as Rubeola. It is one of the leading causes of death among children, despite the availibility of a safe and effective vaccine. It is an infection of the respiratory system caused by a virus, specifically a paramyxovirus. It is transmitted via droplets from the nose, mouth or throat of infected persons.. Read more...

Meningitis

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Meningitis is a disease caused by the inflammation of thin lining covering the brain and spinal cord known as meninges. The infection of the fluids surrounding the brain and spinal cord leads to inflammation of meninges. The severity of illness and treatment of meningitis differ depending on the cause. So, its important to know the specific cause of meningitis.. Read more...

Migraine

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Migraine is a neurological disorder often described as intense pulsing or throbbing pain in one area of the head. Typically the headache is unilateral (affecting one half of the head) and pulsating in nature, lasting from 2 to 72 hours. Migraines are believed to be due to a mixture of environmental and genetic factors . Migraines typically present with self-limited, recurrent severe headache associated with autonomic symptoms.. Read more...

Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)

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Myocardial Infarction(MI) also known as heart attack is one of the most common non-communicable diseases/ chronic diseases, which cannot be transmitted from person to person. It gradually progresses and affects the bloody supply to heart. A myocardial infarction is a serious medical emergency that occurs due to the blockage of one of the arteries which is supplying blood to the heart . Due to which ,lack of oxygen to heart causes characteristi. Read more...