Typhoid is a bacterial infection. It is a common but most critical type of fever. Every year a large number of people are affected by this fever. Salmonella typhi is the name of bacteria which caused of typhoid fever. These bacteria found in the abdomen part. This is a bacterial infection of the bloodstream and intestinal track. These bacteria enter into the body and attack within 6 to 13 days. These bacteria travel through the blood to liver, spleen, gallbladder and other parts of the body. Every age of group mostly children is affected by this bacterial infection. Typhoid fever is a curable disease and it can be severe if it not treated at the time.
Symptoms of typhoid fever:
In early condition typhoid, fever symptoms are:
- High fever several days
- Red spots on chest
- Abdominal pain
In severe and critical condition typhoid fever symptoms are:
- skin rashes
- Enlarged liver
- severe pain
Cause of typhoid fever:
Typhoid is a bacterial fever. There are many causes of typhoid fever:
- Poor hygienic
- Poor sanitation
- By eating impure food
- Drinking impure water
- Water with contaminated feces
- By addict feces
- By traveling in affected area
Treatment of typhoid:
typhoid fever is not an ignorable type of fever. It badly affected the whole body. So we should take care of our health by curing properly. It is treated with antibiotics named Azithromycin, Fluoroquinolones, and third generation cephalosporin. These antibiotics should take regularly for complete recovery. If typhoid fever course is not complete then bacteria can attack again.
Typhoid vaccine is the cure and prevention. Typhoid vaccine prevents 30% to 70% for 2 years. People who are always on travelling they should do typhoid vaccine before travelling.
We can prevent typhoid fever by following instructions:
- Better handwash
- Better sanitation
- Eat pure food
- Drink pure water
- Take care of cleanliness
Home remedies for typhoid fever:
It badly damages the whole body so we should apply some home remedies with medicines too fast the process of recovery.
=> Cold compresses are the best home remedy for come down the temperature of the body.
=> Drink pure water to hydrate your body.
=> Drink fluids as much as you can because fluids help to hydrate the body like ORS, Frest juices, cider vinegar.
=> To drink the decoction of basil leaves is best in typhoid fever.
=> Eat fresh fruits and vegetables to produce immunity against typhoid fever.
=> Eat 2 cloves of garlic in empty stomach to relief.
These remedies are easily available at home and proved helpful to recover soon…