Reviewed By: Pramod Kerkar, MD, FFARCSI

Heat Related Illness

Hypothermia: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, First-Aid
Elderly and Infants are at increased risk for Hypothermia. Hypothermia requires emergent treatment. To begin with one can start first-aid treatment. If Hypothermia is not treated emergently it may cause complete malfunction of the heart, nervous system, and respiratory system leading to death.
Heat Rash or Prickly Heat: Causes, Who is at Risk, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Home Remedies, Prevention
Heat Rash or Prickly Heat or Miliaria is a medical condition that usually develops in summer. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment, home remedies and prevention of heat rash.
Heat Cramps: Definition, Causes, Facts, Who Is At Risk, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, First Aid, Prevention
Heat Cramps are more often than not associated with dehydration. Know Its Definition, Causes, Facts, Who Is At Risk, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, First Aid, Prevention.

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Metabolic Disorders

Obesity: Classification, Causes, Complications, Treatment- Diet Control, Medications, Exercises, Surgery
Learn more about Obesity, Its Classification, Causes, Complications, Treatment- Diet Control, Medications, Exercises, Surgery.
Metabolic Bone Disorders - Causes, Symptoms, Treatment
Diseases that come under Metabolic Bone Disorders are Osteoporosis, Osteomalacia, Paget's Disease etc. Know the causes, symptoms and treatment of Metabolic Bone Disorders.
Asthenia: What Causes Weakness or Loss of Energy and Strength?
Asthenia is actually the term used to refer a condition where one suffers from extreme temporary or chronic weakness and experiences fatigue, loss of energy and strength. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of asthenia or weakness or loss of energy and strength.

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Nutritional Disorder

Protein-Energy Malnutrition: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Prevention, Diet Plan
Protein-energy malnutrition is a very common problem occurring in several infants and young children living in developing nations. Protein-energy malnutrition can be easily controlled and reversed with the right guidance and knowledge.
Marasmus: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Complications
Marasmus is also caused by consuming contaminated water. Symptoms are variable and depend on the severity of the disease. Treatment includes giving the a healthy and nutritious diet.
Dietary Treatment for Marasmus Patients
The dietary treatment for marasmus involves consuming foods that are rich in carbohydrates, proteins and essential nutrients. To prevent the onset of any health complications caused by marasmus, it is necessary to make changes in your diet under supervision of medical professionals.

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Pramod Kerkar

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, MD,FFARCSI

Pain Assist Inc.

Last Modified On: February 16, 2018

This article does not provide medical advice. See disclaimer

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