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An Overview of Tetanus and Injury

Tetanus is a frightening disease that has plagued mankind since ancient times. Many famous people met their untimely demise from this disturbing disease. Tetanus is also refereed to as lockjaw and is characterized by prolonged contraction of skeletal muscle fibers. Those who die from tetanus usually contract it after minor injuries such as stepping on a nail or getting bit by a dog. This disease is commonly associated with wounds from metal objects. Once it is contracted, it has an incubation period of abou

  1 year ago ago
An Overview of Tetanus and Injury

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Man Pieced By Nail, Dies From Tetanus Infection Which N100 Could Have Prevented (Photos)

A man dying from Tetanus might sound quite uneasy to belive, but yes it still hapoens. People are ignorant of the powers of a bacteria such as Tetanus. They feel it is a minute infection that does not require so much attention. Before you know it, their health begins to deteriorate and they will begin to suspect other infections like malaria and typhoid, not knowing the Tetanus bacteria is the only cause. Earlier, Olaoluwafimihan a public health doctor and activist, shares how a man named Shola suffered fro

  1 year ago ago
Man Pieced By Nail, Dies From Tetanus Infection Which N100 Could Have Prevented (Photos)

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Locked Jaw Symptoms.

Bacteria known as Clostridium tetani cause Lockjaw. If there's a wound or deep cut, the harmful toxins created by these bacteria permeate in to the wound, and progressively, there's a contraction from the materials from the skeletal muscles. Lockjaw, the industry symptom itself for tetanus disease is just about the common title of Tetanus. Hence the terms Tetanus and Lockjaw are utilized interchangeably. Understanding of Tetanus or Lockjaw signs and symptoms is essential for earlier diagnosis and treatment.

  1 year ago ago
Locked Jaw Symptoms.

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Your Parents were Wrong, You cannot Get Tetanus from Rusty Metal

Growing up, many people were told to avoid getting hurt by rusted metals. We were told to avoid getting punctured by things like rusty nails, blades and any iron that looks like it has lost it brand new look. According to science, what your parent told you is fundamentally wrong. Tetanus is dangerous, but you cannot get it from rusty metals. Tetanus remains dangerous. A boy who did not get vaccinated for tetanus once got a cut on his head. The tetanus bacteria infected it, incubated in his body and after some

  1 year ago ago
Your Parents were Wrong, You cannot Get Tetanus from Rusty Metal

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What Islam say about Tribal marks.

Historically, across many tribes in Africa tribal marks have become a way of identification, beautification and protection. Tribal marks are created using sharp instruments such as razor blades, knives or glass and in some cases, flesh is cut from the skin to create a gash, which later heals and leaves a permanent pattern on the body while tattoo is a form of body modification made by inserting indelible ink into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment. Effects of tattoo and facial mark includes:

  1 year ago ago
What Islam say about Tribal marks.

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What you need to know about Tetanus

Tetanus is a serious bacterial infection that causes painful muscle spasms and can lead to death. Tetanus is an infection caused by a bacterium called Clostridium tetani. Spores of tetanus bacteria are everywhere in the environment, including soil, dust, and manure. The spores develop into bacteria when they enter the body. Common signs and symptoms of tetanus include: Spasms and stiffness in your jaw muscles (trismus) Stiffness of your neck muscles. Difficulty swallowing. Stiffness of your abdominal muscles.

  1 year ago ago
What you need to know about Tetanus

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Tumeric: home remedy in treatment of Tetanus infection.

*Description* Homeopathy treats the person as a whole. It means that homeopathic treatment focuses on the patient as a person, as well as his pathological condition. The homeopathic medicines are selected after a full individualizing examination and case-analysis, which includes the medical history of the patient, physical and mental constitution etc. A miasmatic tendency (predisposition/susceptibility) is also often taken into account for the treatment of chronic conditions. The medicines given below indic

  2 years ago ago
Tumeric: home remedy in treatment of Tetanus infection.

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Causes and common treatments for tetanus.

Tetanus, also called lockjaw, is a serious infection caused by Clostridium tetani. This bacterium produces a toxin that affects the brain and nervous system, leading to stiffness in the muscles. If Clostridium tetani spores are deposited in a wound, the neurotoxin interferes with nerves that control muscle movement. The infection can cause severe muscle spasms, serious breathing difficulties, and can ultimately be fatal. Although tetanus treatment exists, it is not uniformly effective. The best way to prote

  2 years ago ago
Causes and common treatments for tetanus.

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Tetanus infections and it's treatment.

Treatment of Tetanus infections. Homeopathy treats the person as a whole. It means that homeopathic treatment focuses on the patient as a person, as well as his pathological condition. The homeopathic medicines are selected after a full individualizing examination and case-analysis, which includes the medical history of the patient, physical and mental constitution etc. A miasmatic tendency (predisposition/susceptibility) is also often taken into account for the treatment of chronic conditions. The medicines

  2 years ago ago
Tetanus infections and it's treatment.

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Must Read: How To Treat Tetanus

This is an age-old disease, but it is still very common in various communities around the country. Often, it is treated with levity and disaster strikes with the twin burden of avoidable tragedy and loss. Till today, it is very common in many parts of Africa and many other developing countries in Latin America and Asia. It is commonly found in the farms and gardens in those parts of the world. The offending organism is a small bacterium that lives in the soil and in manure known as Clostridium tetani. This

  1 year ago ago
Must Read: How To Treat Tetanus

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What You Need To Know About Tetanus

Tetanus is a serious disease which is commonly found in wounds with small external openings. The disease mostly affects women, elderly people, children who have not been immunized or those who lost their immunity and higher among low income earners.   The disease is caused by an organism known as Clostridium Tetani, which can be found in the soil, animal and human faeces.       Tetanus also known as lockjaw enters the body when a wound is contaminated with soul, animal or human faeces, containing the

  1 year ago ago
What You Need To Know About Tetanus

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What Is Tetanus,Symptoms,Causes And Preventiom

Tetanus is a serious disease caused by a bacterial toxin that affects your nervous system, leading to painful muscle contractions, particularly of your jaw and neck muscles. Tetanus can interfere with your ability to breathe and can threaten your life. Tetanus is commonly known as "lockjaw. Thanks to the tetanus vaccine, cases of tetanus are rare in the United States and other parts of the developed world. But the disease remains a threat to those who aren't up to date on their vaccinations. It's more commo

  2 years ago ago
What Is Tetanus,Symptoms,Causes And Preventiom

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Differences between Communicable and Infectious Diseases

While the words "infectious" and "contagious" are often used interchangeably to describe illnesses, they actually mean two very different things.  Infectious Disease Put simply, an infectious disease is an infection. That is, when a microorganism comes into your body, and makes itself comfortable. For bacteria or fungi, this means dividing and growing new cells at an exponential rate. Viruses, on the other hand, have an added hurdle of entering human cells and taking over their control centers so that the

  2 years ago ago
Differences between Communicable and Infectious Diseases

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Tetanus: Tetanus infection and it's treatment.

Tetanus is A serious bacterial infection that causes painful muscle spasms and can lead to death. Tetanus is a potentially fatal bacterial infection that affects the nerves. A vaccine can easily prevent the infection. ** Treatment of Tetanus infections. Homeopathy treats the person as a whole. It means that homeopathic treatment focuses on the patient as a person, as well as his pathological condition. The homeopathic medicines are selected after a full individualizing examination and case-analysis, which i

  1 year ago ago
Tetanus: Tetanus infection and it's treatment.

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See Photos And Some Important Facts Of Tetanus Vaccine To Children

Let us know some of the process of giving Tetanus Vaccine to our children. WHAT IS TETANUS TO CHILDREN Tetanus is a several sickness of the central nervous system that is been cause by bacteria. It can lead to death. It's not contagious but can be presented by the tetanus vaccine. WHAT CAN CAUSE TETANUS IN A CHILD? It can be cause by the poison (toxin) of tetanus bacteria. But tetanus is not a contagious sickness the bacteria should enter the body when someone have wound in his skin. Tetanus live in soil and

  1 year ago ago
See Photos And Some Important Facts Of Tetanus Vaccine To Children

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N100 Can Save You From Tetanus Infection

It is no longer news that the Nigerian healthcare system is poor. Sadly, many have died and continues to die needless and preventable deaths as a result of negligence and lack of basic yet important information. Just recently, a Nigerian doctor, Olufunmilayo said that cases of tetanus are becoming rampant in Lagos. Unfortunately, the infection is a very dangerous one that kills in a matter of days. According to the doctor, it costs about N500,000 to treat, and despite the huge sum of money, tetanus kills mo

  2 years ago ago
N100 Can Save You From Tetanus Infection

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Problems of over population

Theworld today faces many problems despite the fact that it has taken long strides in science, technology and knowledge. One such problem is over population especially in developing countries. The population is growing so fast, that it grows in geometric progression whereas economic goods grow only in Arithmetic progression that demographers say there will not be literally any standing space on earth for her teeming millions. Let us find out the causes for such a growth, the problem or problems such a growt

  1 year ago ago
Problems of over population