It is a chronic inflammatory disease of the sebaceous glands (the oil-secreting glands) and the hair follicles which usually occurs in adolescents of both sexes.
Adenoids (nasopharyngeal tonsil) are a mass of lymphoid tissue situated posterior to the nasal cavity, in the roof of the nasopharynx, where the nose blends into the throat.
It is defined as an episodic chronic respiratory disorder in which there is airflow obstruction causing difficulty in breathing, cough, wheeze and chest tightness.
Allergy is a response of the defense system to certain substances termed allergens, which usually are harmless and does not bother most other people.
Allergic rhinitis [AR], more commonly referred to as hay fever, is an inflammation of the nasal passages caused by allergic reaction to airborne substances.
It means that the level of haemoglobin in the blood is lower than that required or the number of red blood cells or their oxygen-carrying capacity is insufficient to meet physiologic
Anxiety is a feeling of nervousness, apprehension, fear, or worry. It is considered to be a normal reaction to a stressor. When anxiety becomes excessive, it may
Arthritis actually means inflammation or swelling of a joint, accompanied by pain. But nowadays it used by laymen as a general term for any disease of the joint
Enuresis is involuntary urination while asleep after the age at which bladder control usually occurs. This should not even be considered a problem before the child is 3 or 4 years old,
Back pain is pain felt in the back that usually originates from the muscles, nerves, bones, joints or other structures in the spine. ackache is a common problem and responsible for ...
When the large air passages which carry air from the windpipe to lungs become inflamed the result is bronchitis. It is usually easy to control and heals
Dandruff, also known as scurf or Pityriasis simplex capillitii, affects the scalp and causes flakes of skin to appear - it is a common condition.
Excessive and frequent evacuation of watery feces, usually indicating gastrointestinal distress or disorder. Commonly known as loose motions,
Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the body does not produce enough insulin,
Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, Behaviour, feelings and physical well-being.
Dysmenorrhoea is the occurrence of painful cramps during menstruation. Severe dysmenorrhoea is most prevalent in young single women leading sedentary life.
It is a chronic inflammatory condition of the skin causing a distinctive pattern of symptoms such as itching, scaling, thickening of skin.
It is a joint disorder in which uric acid crystals deposit in the joint space giving rise to severe pain swelling and redness of the joint.
A headache is pain or discomfort in the head, scalp, or neck. Headaches are of various types like tension headaches, migraine, cluster..
Growth in children is determined by internal and external factors. Although growth is determined primarily by the amount of growth .
Hypertension is high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of arteries as it flows through them.
High cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia or hyperlipidemia) refers to the presence of higher than normal amounts of total cholesterol circulating....
Hypothyroidism is when your thyroid doesn’t produce enough hormones. Iodine deficiency is the most common cause of hypothyroidism.
Hyperpigmentation is the increase in the natural color of the skin. It is the darkening of an area of skin or nails caused by increased melanin.