Facts About COVID 19

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Coronavirus disease or COVID 19 is a newly discovered coronavirus. It is an infectious disease that causes severe acute respiratory and common colds, affecting the upper respiratory tract, including the throat, sinuses, and nose. The SARS-cov-2 virus is the one responsible for the coronavirus disease.  COVID 19 was first identified in China last December 2019, … Read more

Diabetes

diabetes

Diabetes happens when glucose or blood sugar is extremely higher than usual. Glucose is essential, for it is the source of energy and the brain’s propellant.  The causes may vary depending on the type of diabetes. However, what kind of diabetes you have, it leads to the overproduction of glucose in the body. Having extremely … Read more

Hypertension

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Overview Hypertension is a common condition and is also known as high blood pressure. It occurs when the pressure of blood is too high while pushing towards the walls of the blood vessels. Hypertension may cause other complications, including heart attack, heart failure, aneurysm, and other heart diseases.  Hypertension commonly occurs in adults, especially in … Read more

Pneumonia

pneumonia

Overview Pneumonia is an infection that affects the lungs; it may be caused by bacteria, fungi, and viruses. The air sacs may be filled with pus or liquid, which results in coughing with pus or phlegm, fever, difficulty in breathing, and chills. The infection may range from mild to critical.  Everyone can be affected by … Read more