Ingrown Toe Nail

What is an ingrown toenail? The right toenail is said to be ingrown, when the sides or corners of the nail curl down and dig into the pores and skin of the toe, leading to swelling, pain and redness. Sample cases What causes an ingrown toenail? Spikes that don’t match well – Shoes that are…

Safety at home; does your house meet the standards?

The house one lives in entails his environment .It has an important influence on health. A standard house should have the following: Be structurally stable. Free from dampness. Have a sink with satisfactory supply of hot and cold water. Have a toilet available for exclusive use of occupants in the house. Satisfactory provision of heating,…

Alcohol overdose

Introduction Poisoning from ingestion and overdose of ethanol (alcohol). It is rapidly absorbed from the stomach and small intestine. It is distributed uniformly to all organ systems, including the placenta if present. Most alcohol is metabolized in the liver. As the blood level rises, the patient’s level of consciousness declines, that eventually ends in coma.…