Demystifying Yellow Fever: Causes, Symptoms, and Prevention

November 13, 2023

Yellow fever is an epidemic-prone mosquito-borne vaccine preventable disease that is transmitted to humans by the bites of infected mosquitoes. Yellow fever is caused by an arbovirus (a virus transmitted by vectors such mosquitoes, ticks or other arthropods) transmitted to humans by the bites of infected Aedes and Haemagogus mosquitoes. For health related inquiries connect […]

Understanding Baby Rashes: Causes, Symptoms, and Expert Care at Al Hilal Hospitals

September 25, 2023

Our children’s safety is of the utmost importance to us as parents. The fear and discomfort that a baby experiences from rashes can be a familiar issue for many parents. Baby rashes are a cause for concern, and at Al Hilal Hospitals, we provide specialized care to treat these skin conditions. The various kinds of […]

What Is Fever

July 10, 2023

Fever is defined as a rectal temperature ≥38°C (100.4°F), and a value >40°C (104°F) is called hyperpyrexia. Body temperature fluctuates in a defined normal range (36.6-37.9°C [97 9-100.2°F]) rectally) so that the highest point is reached in early evening and the lower point is reached in the morning. Etiology/Causes Causes of fever can be categorized […]