Antibiotics can save lives but overuse poses a serious threat to the human body. Continuing our commitment to the public education on social and health issues, Biopatrika team created infographic to educate public on how to avoid this antibiotic abuse.
Breast milk is far superior and unique for feeding infants. It is of changing composition as it is the secretion of the mammary glands rather than a uniform body fluid. There are a lot of changes between different stages of milk secretion like foremilk, hindmilk, colostrum, transitional or mature milk. The changes are also observed during the course of lactation and even between different timings in a day. Tremendous research studies have highlighted its nutritional, developmental, social, immunological, psychological, economic, environmental and health related benefits due to breastfeeding practice and from breast milk itself. Both maternal and infant health outcomes were found to be improved in both developing and industrialized countries in the world.
The devastating second Covid wave left Indians baffled. On top of it emergence of secondary infections due to fungus further aggregated the situation. Mucormycosis is a fungal infection caused by the exposure to mucor mould, commonly found in soil, air, spoiled food, decaying fruits and vegetables. To raise awareness about Mucormycosis, we teamed up withContinue reading “The ‘fungus’ infecting Covid patients in India”