WHAT IS RENAL DISEASE? Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, describes the gradual loss of kidney function. Your kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from your blood, which are then excreted in your urine. When chronic kidney disease reaches an advanced stage, dangerous levels of fluid, electrolytes and wastes can build up in […]
WHAT IS PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE? Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the reproductive organs in women. The pelvis is in the lower abdomen and includes the fallopian tubes, the ovaries, the cervix, and the uterus. This condition is common and affects about 1 million women each year. Several different types of bacteria can cause PID, including the same bacteria that cause […]
WHAT IS TUBERCULOSIS? TB is an infectious disease caused by TB bacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) and most often affects the lungs. TB infection can cause serious damage to the lungs and other organs. 1. HOW DO YOU GET TUBERCULOSIS? Tuberculosis is caused by bacteria that spread from person to person through microscopic droplets released into the air. […]
DEFINITION OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE (STD) Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) or venereal diseases (VD) are diseases that are passed on from one person to another through sexual contact – the infection can be passed on through vaginal intercourse, oral sex, and anal sex. Some sexually transmitted infections can […]
WHAT IS PID? Pelvic inflammatory disease is an infection of a woman’s reproductive organs. It is a complication often caused by some STDs, like chlamydia and gonorrhea. Other infections that are not sexually transmitted can also cause PID. HOW DO I GET PID? You are more likely to get PID if you Have an STD and do not […]
WHAT IS PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the female reproductive organs. It usually occurs when sexually transmitted bacteria spread from your vagina to your uterus, fallopian tubes or ovaries. Pelvic inflammatory disease often causes no signs or symptoms. As a result, you might not realize you have the condition […]
Proven Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) Natural Treatment in Nigeria. Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a general term indicating infection of the female upper genital tract and the surrounding structures. It is a common and serious complication of sexually transmitted disease.