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Raffia Arshad

ANXIETY – Being afraid of your own mind!

Sometimes a symptom and at other times a disorder, anxiety itself is not a medical condition but a normal reaction, that is vital for survival when people find themselves in a dangerous situation.

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EVERY BLOOD DONOR IS A HERO!

Every year, on 14th of June, we celebrate the spirit and contributions of countless blood donors, who have or are willing to voluntarily donate blood; blood that could be the only difference between life and death.

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First Aid – A Critical and Essential Lifesaving Intervention

World First Aid Day is observed around the globe to raise awareness on how first aid can prevent injuries and save lives in everyday and crisis situations, as well as at promoting the accessibility of the first aid. First aid is the initial response given to a person suffering from a medical emergency.

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HIV and AIDS - A Unique Dilemma

Human immunodeficiency viruses are members of the retrovirus family, originating from the simian immunodeficiency viruses (SIVs) of primates. HIV-1 in humans is derived from SIV of chimpanzees; HIV-2 in humans is derived from SIV of Sooty mangabey monkeys. Unlike other viral invasions, unfortunately, complete removal of HIV is impossible and once it has invaded, it remains in patients’ body forever.

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Hypertension and Life Style Modification

Hypertension is a chronic medical condition in which the blood pressure in arteries is persistently higher than what normally it should be.Each year on May 17th, World Hypertension Day is observed to acknowledge the disease’s burden on health of a significant population of the world

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Infant immunisation: Safe, effective and essential

Infants are extremely vulnerable to infections; that is why it is so important to protect them via immunisation. Infant immunisation is a process to build active immunity in infants and toddlers against disease for a better chance of survival.

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Online Nursing Courses – A Valuable Tool for Career Progression

Nursing is a career that helps to make a difference in someone’s quality of life, bring happiness to families, and comfort those in need. Nurses support other healthcare professionals to perform medical examinations and administration of medications.

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Water – A Precious Resource | World Water Week 2019

Looking into the statistics, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO ), 1 in 3 people do not have access to safe drinking water, and at least 2 billion people are bound to use a drinking water source polluted with faeces.

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