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Typhoid Fever: Symptoms and treatment of the disease

Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection that can cause serious issues in the body that can affect many organs if not treated promptly. It can cause serious complications that can be fatal to the body. Typhoid fever, also known as Enteric fever is a very contagious disease that we must try our best to avoid.

  2 months ago ago
Typhoid Fever: Symptoms and treatment of the disease

HEALTH

Typhoid Fever: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and treatment

Every year, an estimated 11-20 million people get sick from typhoid, and between 128,000 and 161,000 people do not survive it. Typhoid fever is caused by the bacteria Salmonella Typhi that can lead to a high fever, diarrhea and vomiting, and even be life-threatening. It is usually contracted through contaminated food or water ingested by an individual.

  1 month ago ago
Typhoid Fever: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and treatment

HEALTH

3 ways you could contract Typhoid and how to prevent it

Typhoid, also known as typhoid fever or enteric fever, is an infection caused by the bacteria Salmonella enterica serotpye Typhi. Across the world, millions of people are infected annually by typhoid, and about 130,000 to 160,000 of them die. The number of people infected with typhoid each year is very low in North America and the industrialized world, but typhoid is common in developing countries like Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
3 ways you could contract Typhoid and how to prevent it

HEALTH

Typhoid: Here Are 7 Warning Signs You Shouldn't Ignore

The rainy season brings with it a slew of infections and disorders, one of which is typhoid. It is caused by a bacterium that is disseminated primarily through contaminated food and water intake. The first step in prevention is to consume fresh foods and drink clean water; this is like winning half the battle.

  3 months ago ago
Typhoid: Here Are 7 Warning Signs You Shouldn't Ignore

HEALTH

Check Out A List Of Drugs Banned In Nigeria

Whenever you are sick, there are chemical made substance called drugs that helps relieve and catapult you back to your normal state of health. Prior to when the white men first came to our country, herbal medicine was the standard way of curing any sickness, including malaria and Typhoid until the English drug was introduced, though some people still prefer the herbal ones.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out A List Of Drugs Banned In Nigeria

HEALTH

Reasons why Typhoid is a killer disease

Typhoid fever is an infection caused by a bacteria called Bacterium Salmonella Typhi. This bacteria is found in contaminated food and water. If this bacteria a consumed, it multiplies and spread into the bloodstream. The spread of typhoid is faster in overcrowded cities and environments where proper hygiene is not maintained.

  2 months ago ago
Reasons why Typhoid is a killer disease

HEALTH

Complications, side effects, and how to treat Typhoid fever

Typhoid fever continues to pose serious health issues and challenges in Nigeria and across the globe. Typhoid fever is an acute infectious illness common with a fever that is always caused by a bacteria called the Salmonella typhi. Malaria and typhoid fever are among the common infectious diseases in Nigeria which have killed thousands of people in recent times.

  4 months ago ago
Complications, side effects, and how to treat Typhoid fever

HEALTH

Signs And Causes Of Typhoid And How To Prevent It

Typhoid can be referred to as a highly contagious bacterial disease that can be spread through fecal contamination of water, foods, or close contact. Image source: TheHealthSite.com It is a common disease that often shows many related signs of malaria and it may result in death in severe but rare cases if unattended to.

  5 months ago ago
Signs And Causes Of Typhoid And How To Prevent It

ENTERTAINMENT

I'm Suffering from Typhoid and Malaria-Maryam Yahaya

BBC Hausa World Service has recently conducted an interview with Maryam Yahaya. The media house used its official Instagram handle (@bbchausa) to communicate the development. The film star has described her illness as a will of God. She pointed out that her illness was due to typhoid and malaria.

  4 months ago ago
I'm Suffering from Typhoid and Malaria-Maryam Yahaya

HEALTH

Don't Waste Money To Do Widal Test In Order To Diagnose Typhoid, Do These Tests Instead-Doctor Warns

Since it invention in 1896 by George Widal, the Widal test has been the general testing method to diagnose Typhoid fever.It has provide accuracy in results over the years.

  9 months ago ago
Don't Waste Money To Do Widal Test In Order To Diagnose Typhoid, Do These Tests Instead-Doctor Warns

HEALTH

3 Common Habits That May Cause You Typhoid Fever

Typhoid fever, or enteric fever, is a medical condition caused by a bacteria known as 'Salmonella typhi. According to World Health Organization (WHO) 2018 report on Typhoid, 128000 to 161000 deaths from the diseases was recorded. [File Photo: Typhoid Fever Medication For Illustration.

  5 months ago ago
3 Common Habits That May Cause You Typhoid Fever

HEALTH

10 Facts About Typhoid Fever

Typhoid fever or simply typhoid is an infection caused by the bacteria Salmonella typhii or S.typhi. Typhoid is also a bacterial disease that leads to severe digestive issues. It is caused by consuming any food item or drink that is contaminated by the bacteria salmonella typhi. Here are 10 things you also need to know about Typhoid.

  5 months ago ago
10 Facts About Typhoid Fever

HEALTH

Signs And Causes Of Typhoid And How To Prevent It.

Typhoid is a bacterial disease that is highly contagious and can be contacted through fecal poisoning of water, foods, or close contact. It is a disease that is known by many and it often shows close signs of malaria and often result in death in severe but rare cases if not it is not treated from the onset.

  5 months ago ago
Signs And Causes Of Typhoid And How To Prevent It.

ENTERTAINMENT

"I can't believe this" - Patience Ozokwo Says As She Mourns Actress Rachel Oniga, Who Passed Away

Popular Nigerian actress, Patience Ozokwo recently took to social media to mourn the death of Rachel Oniga, who passed away on Friday night, July 30th, 2021. According to the report, it was gathered that Rachel Oniga died after a brief illness of "Typhoid and Malaria".

  4 months ago ago

HEALTH

Charles Okocha Hospitalized, Asks Nigerians To Pray For Him

Charles Okocha, a popular Nollywood actor and comedian, has been hospitalised after being diagnosed with Typhoid and Malaria. Nigerians have been urged to pray for his speedy recovery. Charles Okocha took to social media to broadcast a video of himself on his hospital bed, pleading for friends and followers to pray for him.

  3 months ago ago
Charles Okocha Hospitalized, Asks Nigerians To Pray For Him

HEALTH

Health: 4 health tips to be healthy, not every sickness needs a doctor, save your money.

When you are healthy you are wealthy, you must not see your doctor always in any little issue, learn to live healthy and strong without frequently visiting your doctor and bucking appointments. The doctors are good to see once in a while, when ever you see a doctor you will first pay for consultation fee, I have experience of been asked to pay 2500, for card before seeing a doctor, I don't know your own experience. Nigeria is an environment where once you do test you will be diagnosed of typhoid, Malaria and

  1 year ago ago
Health: 4 health tips to be healthy, not every sickness needs a doctor, save your money.

HEALTH

The Dangers of having Typhoid which can result to death

Hi, welcome to my page. My article today covers the overview of meaning of typhoid, causes of typhoid, symptoms (minor and severe), treatment, prevention. Typhoid fever is a serious bacterial infection that easily spreads through contaminated water and food. Along with high fever, it can cause abdominal pains, headache and loss of appetite. Symptoms Of Typhoid. It takes a week or two after infection for symptoms to appear. Some of these symptoms are: •High fever. •Weakness. •Stomach pain. •Headache.

  11 months ago ago
The Dangers of having Typhoid which can result to death

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What are the life threatening symptoms of typhoid and paratyphoid fever

Typhoid fever is caused by Salmonella typhi bacteria. Typhoid fever is rare in developed countries. It is still a serious health threat in the developing world, especially for children.Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection that can be life-threatening. Most cases of typhoid fever occur in developing nations. Contaminated food and water or close contact with an infected person cause typhoid fever. Signs and symptoms usually include: High fever Headache Stomach pain Constipation or diarrhea Most people who have

  11 months ago ago
What are the life threatening symptoms of typhoid and paratyphoid fever

CRIME

Nurse harassed by a Police officer for not dispensing Typhoid drugs

Amid the on going unrest in the country due to the cry of the youths to the Nigerian government to reform a section of the Nigerian Police Force known as SARS and the ongoing police reform by the government; a case has surfaced online of a Sergeant name Lanre Omoogun who harassed a nurse on duty for not dispensing typhoid drug to him. According to the Nurse named Owolabi, the sergeant came to his clinic requesting for typhoid drugs to be given to him, he tried to explain to him that things are not done that

  1 year ago ago
Nurse harassed by a Police officer for not dispensing Typhoid drugs