The US Health Department has reminded residents that the “deer tick” (black-legged tick) which causes Lyme disease is already active. Even immature ticks as small as a pinhead can transmit the disease. More ticks expected from mild winter, and the direct or indirect effects of global warming might intensify the prevalence of Lyme disease. With [...]
A cough is a forceful release of air from the lungs that can be heard. Coughing protects the respiratory system by clearing it of irritants and secretions. While people can generally cough voluntarily, a true cough is usually a reflex triggered when an irritant stimulates one or more of the cough receptors found at different [...]
As winter is approaching, and we find skin related problems in our patients. I analyzed 3 rubrics from Kent’s Repertory to see how winter is affecting skin symptoms.
A new study recently published by IOS Press challenges accepted approaches to research in senile dementia (Alzheimer’s Disease). I am mentioning this study because it highlighted the obscure nature of today’s researches to find out the cause of disease. 200 years before Dr Hahnemann cautioned about futile attempts to know pathogenic causes of diseases.
In this 2011 year again, numerous cases of dengue were reported in Delhi and other states of India and also in our neighboring country Pakistan. Currently, Dengue Fever is spreading in many parts of Pakistan.
Yesterday, 45 fresh cases of dengue were reported in Delhi, India. The number of dengue patients in the national capital shot up to 661. There are 11 cases in which the infection has been contracted from outside the city. The capital has seen two dengue deaths so far.
System is an organization of functionally interactive units for the achievement of a common goal. All systems have inputs, outputs, and feedback, and maintain a basic level of equilibrium. For example, in the human body the heart functions to support the circulatory system, which is vital to the survival of the entire body.
As I mentioned in my analysis about H1N1 influenza and homeopathy, there was some SMS about influenzinum for swine flu or Influenza A H1N1 flu widely circulated in India last week. It created a sort of panic in public, and everyone started procuring it from homeopathic pharmacies even in USA. patients and friends started calling [...]
What is H1N1 flu ? H1N1 virus is a new type of Influenza virus affecting pigs, humans and maybe some other animals. Humans do not yet have herd immunity to it as they do to other types of flu viruses.
Computer repertories have a significant role in homeopathic practice. I, recently, gave a comparative study of different homoeopathic softwares in Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, Defence Colony, New Delhi, and Dr. B. R. Sur Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, NanakPura, New Delhi.