Top Health Tips from Monsoon Disease
The first refreshing showers of rain are always a welcome change after the scorching summer months. Monsoon season is relieving, especially after the extremely hot days. The idea of monsoon may seem very soothing but along with this season comes an array of diseases and infections which need to be prevented smartly.
Here are some deadly monsoon diseases and prevention tips:-
A host of water, air and mosquito-borne diseases spread during monsoon. Apart from the common heat exhaustion and dehydration, food poisoning, cold & flu, viral fever to dangerous ones such as dengue, chikungunya and malaria also spread with the rains. Contaminated water also causes diarrhoea, jaundice and typhoid. Let’s have a look at some of these diseases:-
Malaria is one of the common monsoon diseases which is caused by certain species of mosquitoes breeding in the dirty water. It is identified by fever, body ache, chills and sweating and can result in severe complications.
Typhoid is one another most common monsoon disease spread through contaminated food and water. The infection tends to remain in the patient’s gall bladder, even after the disease is cured. The most common symptoms of the disease include a prolonged fever, headache and extreme pain in the abdomen.
Cholera is a water-borne infection, which is caused by bacterium mostly found in contaminated water or food. Also, it may spread through the poor hygienic condition. Most common symptoms of this disease are severe diarrhoea, vomiting and water loose. Hence, drinking boiled water is recommended to keep the germs at bay.
This is the utmost common monsoon disease which spread due to a virus. The symptoms of this diseases are a sore throat, frequent sneezing and fever. To prevent it, you should avoid to staying out during the rain.
Health Tips To Prevent Monsoon Diseases:-
- Avoid eating or drinking liquids or foods that are contaminated
- Keep your surroundings clean.
- Use sprays and mosquito repellents to avoid bites.
- Consult a doctor when you feel any change in your body condition & act upon early signs of illness.
- Carry your rain gear while going out
- Drink plenty of purified or boiled water to stay hydrated.
- Eat fresh and nutritious food.
Consult a good doctor
Consult a doctor when you feel any change in your body condition & act upon early signs of illness. Lifeaid Health Centre is one of the best hospitals in Gurgaon, which is a one stop solution for your entire family’s health issue. We have a dedicated team of professionals having expertise in their own field and a supporting staff to look after the patient’s health beyond treatment. We aim to provide every patient with a world class care, exceptional service and compassion.