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Overview on bronchiectasis

Bronchiectasis is a component of a group of lung conditions categorized as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The condition is characterized by erratic stretching and enlargement of the bronchi and bronchioles. What are the causes? Often triggered by recurrent inflammation and infection of the airways, bronchiectasis might be congenital which is present at birth or […]

First Aid Treatment and Management for Traveler’s Diarrhoea

Traveler’s diarrhoea is a condition characterized by three or more liquid or loose bowel movements in 24 hours experienced by a traveler in any place other than home. Diarrhoea may occur as a result of increased fluid secretion into the intestine, reduced fluid absorption from the intestine or quick passage of stool through the intestine. […]

Hand Pain

Hand pain is primarily caused by injuries and diseases affecting any of the structures found in the hand. The hand is comprised of 27 bones, various muscles and ligaments that allow movement and dexterity. The hand is composed of 14 small phalangeal bones in the fingers and five metacarpal bones in the middle part of […]