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Trichomoniasis | Symptoms | Causes | Treatment

What is Trichomoniasis? Trichomoniasis | Symptoms | Causes | Treatment Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis. The infection affects both men and women and is usually transmitted through sexual contact. Symptoms in women can include itching, burning, and discomfort in the genital area, along with a foul-smelling

Syphilis | Symptoms | Causes | Treatment

What is Syphilis? Syphilis | Symptoms | Causes | Treatment Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. It can cause a range of symptoms, including genital sores, rashes, and fevers. If left untreated, it can lead to serious health problems, such as heart disease, brain damage, and blindness. Syphilis is

Chancroid; symptoms, causes and treatment

Chancroid is a sexually transmitted bacterial infection, caused by the bacterium Haemophilus ducreyi. Chancroid mainly affects genitalia and its surroundings. It is a rare disease that has almost diminished globally, but you may still find its patients in some African and Caribbean states. Symptoms of Chancroid Chancroid is a sexually transmitted disease that affects the

Atrial Fibrillation | Signs and Symptoms

What is Atrial Fibrillation (A-Fib) Atrial Fibrillation, abbreviated as A-Fib, is a severe heart condition in which the heart goes through an irregular, chaotic and rapid heartbeat. An irregular rapid heartbeat is also known as “arrhythmia”. Atrial Fibrillation is dangerous and may be life-threatening, as it leads to blood clots in the heart, and then

Branches of Geology

Geology is a vast field of science that encompasses the physical, historical, and environmental areas of study. These three areas of the study are the principal subdivisions of geology, which somehow overlap, but they also differ in significant ways overall. Therefore, we divide geology into three fundamental branches; i.e Physical Geology, Historical Geology, and Environmental

How Old is the Earth

The age of the earth as determined by current methods of radiometric dating is about 4600 million years. Before the discovery of radiometric dating, several attempts were made to determine the age of the earth. The important one’s are as follows. From the history of organic evolution. From the rate of sedimentation. From salinity of seawater. From the rate

Origin of the Earth

There are dozens of theories about the origin of the Earth. In general the theories of origin of the Solar System or earth can be divided into two groups: (i) Evolutionary theories (ii) Catastrophic Theories. Evolutionary Theories: The theories which suggest that planets are formed during the evolution of the sun, are called ”Evolutionary Theories“. Nebular Hypothesis is

Solar System

Solar System The Earth is a planet. It is a member of the solar system. Nine planets and the sun are the main bodies of the ”Solar System”. The planets in the order of increasing distance from the sun are Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. Each planet moves around the

Introduction to Geology

Geology is a Science, which is devoted to the study of the Earth. It deals with all the features of the earth’s surface, its origin, composition, structure, history, inhabitants, and processes of change in its features. An important part of geology is the study of how Earth’s materials, structures, processes, and organisms have changed over