Author: kelly

Hydrocephalus: what you need to know

Hydrocephalus is a build-up of fluid in the brain. The excess fluid puts pressure on the brain, which can damage it. Hydrocephalus occurs when fluid in the normal cavities inside the brain (ventricles) cannot be drained. There are many reasons for this buildup of fluid, such as a birth defect, brain hemorrhage or brain tumors. […]

Let’s talk about Choléra

Cholera is an epidemic intestinal disease caused by ingestion of a bacteria called Vibrio cholerae. Within days following the infestation, violent diarrhoea associated or not with vomiting appears. This disease remains a threat in countries with poor hygiene. You can get infected : -by ingesting contaminated water; – ingesting contaminated food such as raw or […]