Typhoid fever is the serious infection caused by the gram-negative bacilli Salmonella typhi.It is associated sustained fever, abdominal pain, and a rash.Symptoms appear between six to 30 days after exposure. Typhoid spreads through Stale food, contaminated water and sometimes it spread through close contact with infected person.Persons suffering from typhoid experience continuous low-grade fever that increases daily, going as high as 104.9 F.They may develop skin rash with rose colored spots.Poor as well as developing countries such as Asian countries (India, Pakistan, Shri Lanka, Bangladesh), African countries have an Enteric fever as a major health menace.Typhoid fever, if not treated well in time, can lead to life threatening complications such as intestinal bleeding and perforations.
The symptoms of typhoid fever start after 7-14 days consuming food or drinks contaminated with the Salmonella typhi bacteria. Untreated typhoid runs a course having four classical stages each lasting for about a week.Typhoid fever starts with a headache, insomnia, slow heart beat, cough, malaise and bleeding from the nose.In typhoid, fever the tongue becomes dry and is coated with white patches in the central region of its surface. Sometimes it will create serious complication like Kidney failure, Severe GI bleeding, and Peritonitis.The fever comes down to normal by the end of the fourth week.In typhoid fever, the fever rises in the evening and has a tendency to fall in the morning, the temperature of typhoid is typical.
Homeopathy treatment for Typhoid
Homeopathy treats the person as a whole. Homeopathic treatment focuses on the patient as a person and his pathological condition.The homeopathy medicine is selected after a full individualizing examination and case-analysis, which includes the medical history of the patient, physical and mental constitution, family history, presenting symptoms, underlying pathology, possible causative factors etc. Homeopathy offers proven medicine for typhoid. Homeopathic remedies for typhoid are safe and effective. They act at the root to stop recurrence of the disease process and they stimulate the disease fighting mechanism of the body. As the immune system of the body is strengthened, its resistance to Salmonella typhi bacteria increases. Homeopathic medicines for typhoid have the added advantage of using the body’s own restorative processes to make it disease-free.Additional treatment options include drinking lots of fluids to keep one hydrated and having a diet rich in nutrients.
Typhoid Prevention Management
– Do not eat or drink contaminated food or water
– Wash your hands as often as possible, especially before meals
– Avoid food from street vendors as it is more likely to be contaminated
– Practice good sanitation habits