Health Articles

VISIT TO CHANDRAWAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT

The Chandraval water treatment plant is the biggest plant in India. Raw water is made suitable here for various domestic purposes. The plant received 650 million gallon of water per day. This much quantity of water is received from various sources : ground water, surface water, Yamuna river, Gange’s surface.

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  • December 4, 2021

CHOLERA

Cholera is an acute diarrhea disease caused by Vibreo Cholera, primary symptoms is profuse painless diarrhea.

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  • December 3, 2021

DIPHTHERIA

Diphtheria is an acute infectious disease caused by toxigenic strain of corne bacterium diphtheria. Diphtheria vaccine can be given singly or combined with pertussis and tetanus vaccine (DPT).

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  • December 3, 2021

MUMPS

Mumps is an acute infectious disease, characterized by non-suppurative enlargement and tenderness of one or both parotid glands.

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  • December 3, 2021

MEASLES

Measles is an acute highly infectious disease of childhood characterized by fever and catarrhal symptoms followed by typical rash. Measles vaccination can be given independently or combined with mumps and rubella vaccine (MMR).

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  • December 3, 2021

CHICKEN POX

It is highly infectious disease caused by Varicella zoster virus, characterized by fever and malaise. Agent : Varicella zoster virus Source of infection : Cases of chicken pox Period of infectivity : 1-2 days after appearance of rash and 4-5 days afterwards. Environmental factors : Occurs mostly in first six months of age. Age : …

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  • December 2, 2021