Saturday, 24 March 2018

Types Of Dengue Fever and Symptoms

Dengue Fever is an infection with flu-like symptoms is spread through mosquito bites. The rising number of these diseases can be attributed to many factors. The various Dengue symptoms includes high fever, headache, nausea, vomitting, rash, and pain in the joints, eyes, and muscles. The disease has been termed ‘breakbone fever’ or ‘daddy fever as it causes severe muscle and join pains.

The symptoms of dengue hemorrhagic fever can trigger dengue shock syndrome. Dengue shock syndrome is fatal which can lead to excessive bleeding and even death.

There is no specific medicine to treat Dengue infection; use of some pain relievers could worsen the bleeding. Battling the disease with the right products, such as that of Goodknight, would help in preventing and ensuring that your family’s health is safe and sound.

Did you know that at least 400 million cases of Dengue pop up across the globe every year? Yes, that’s right and that’s a HUGE number! The virus’s symptoms may start appearing within 3-4 days of it entering your body and stay till about at least 10 days!

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What is Dengue Fever?

Dengue fever is a viral infection caused by the dengue virus that is transmitted through the bite of the infected Aedes mosquito.

Dengue fever symptoms include the below:

• sudden onset of fever that lasts 3 to 7 seven days
• a severe headache especially in the back of the eye
• pain experienced in the muscles and joints, especially in knees, ankles, elbows
You may also suffer from an unpleasant taste in the mouth, loss of appetite which is often accompanied by abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea.

Dengue Fever Symptoms In Child:

In infants and toddlers dengue usually starts with viral flu like symptoms high fever, runny nose and cough

In addition, they may also be cranky, irritable and cry more than usual

Other symptoms include bleeding from the gums or the nose, skin rash and vomiting (more than three times a day)

Other indications may be:

• rashes on the arms and the legs,
• severe itchiness leading to peeling of skin and hair loss as well,
• heavy menstrual periods in women, minor bleeding from the nose or the gums
• flushing of the skin on the face and the neck
• fatigue and extreme tiredness
• any second instances of rash as the fever subsides
Adults and grown up children show these symptoms while young children may quite often not show any symptoms at all.

Dengue hemorrhagic fever

What is dengue hemorrhagic fever?

Dengue hemorrhagic fever is also called as severe dengue. The mosquito borne viral infection dengue ocassionally develops into potential lethal complication called dengue hemorrhagic fever. Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever was first recognized in the 1950s during dengue epidemics in the Philippines and Thailand. Today, severe dengue affects most Asian and Latin American countries and has become a leading cause of hospitalization and death among children and adults in these regions. It has similar features to dengue fever but it may be severe as compared to the former. It usually occurs if a person has had dengue more than once but most of the patients recover quickly if they follow appropriate medical treatment.

Symptoms of dengue hemorrhagic fever:

After the fever, for about two to five days, the symptoms below start appearing, but they start decreasing when the fever starts to resolve

• severe abdominal pain
• persistent vomiting
• rapid breathing
• bleeding gums
• restlessness and blood in vomit
• fatigue

It can lead to potentially deadly complication due to plasma leaking, fluid accumulation, respiratory distress, severe bleeding, or organ impairment if not treated in time.

Dengue Shock Syndrome

What is dengue shock syndrome?

Shock syndrome is a dangerous complication of dengue infection and is associated with high mortality. he onset of shock in dengue can be dramatic, and its progression relentless. If you are aware of the signs and symptoms of dengue shock syndrome which sets in after dengue hemorrhagic fever, the patient can survive by undergoing proper medical treatment.

Signs and symptoms of dengue shock syndrome:

• Fever, or history of acute fever, lasting 2–7 days, occasionally occurs in 2 phases
• Hemorrhagic tendencies, evidenced by at least one of the following
• A positive tourniquet test
• discoloration of skin or formation of purple spots due to internal bleeding
• Bleeding from the intestinal membrane, gastrointestinal tract, injection sites, or other locations
• Blood in feaces or vomit
• Deficiency of platelets in blood (100000/mm3 or less)
• Evidence of plasma leakage

All four of the above plus evidence of circulatory failure, manifested by

• Rapid weak pulse, and
• Narrow pulse pressure (<20mmHg) OR
• Abnormally low blood pressure for age, and
• Cold, clammy skin, and restlessness

Preventive Measures Against Dengue

The first step towards protection is not letting the dengue virus in your body, this can be done by safeguarding yourself and your family against the bite of Aedes mosquito that spreads the disease.
Apply a personal repellent like Goodknight Fabric Roll-On, just 4 dots of the on your clothes for 8 hours protection from mosquitoes outdoors. Ensure your family’s safety indoors with the Goodknight Activ+ System, use it even in the daytime as dengue mosquitoes mostly prefer to bite in the mornings and late afternoon.

Goodknight Fabric Roll-On Features:         

100% Natural Ingredients
Paediatrician certified as baby safe
Easy 4 dots application on clothes
8 hour protection
Available in 2 fragrance variants

Goodknight Activ+ System:

2x power with Activ mode
Switch between activ mode and normal mode, depending upon number of mosquitoes
Protection in all corners of the room
Protects your family from diseases like dengue, chikungunya
Let’s put our best foot forward in the fight against dengue. 

Saturday, 17 March 2018

Outfit Ideas with Leather Jacket

You don’t have to ride a motorcycle, or have a certain type of attitude, or dress a certain type of way. Leather jackets look good with anything and everything, whether you’re toughening up a floral dress or going for a chic, all-black ensemble.

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Fear Is the Key by Juggi Bhasin | Book Review 


'A bitter winter wind blowing outside spoke to me. There was no one else. And then it struck me. She might have truly disappeared! Sometimes, you get a sense of these things . . .'

It's been one hell of a tough week at Yummimages, a digital infotainment site, with controversies seeping into the politicking within the office. To calm things down, Rahul, the founder, plans a party at his home. His goal is to set things right between his fiancée-to-be, Simone, and his business partner and close friend, Suhel. With the party in full swing it's time for Rahul to have 'the talk', but suddenly Simone is nowhere to be found.

As all investigations come to naught, Rahul takes matters into his own hands and soon has a few suspects lined up. It's just a matter of time before he knows the truth. But reality can be so twisted, so bizarre, so utterly unbelievable . . .

This book, by the creator of Agent Rana, will continue to give you chills long after you have read it.

19 Till I Die by Anjali Kirpalani | Book Review


For Zaid from Durban, it was heartbreak. For Fiona, who loves New Delhi, it had always been a dream. Rachna needs this chance to step out of Australia and her comfort zone. Tia from Mumbai sees it as a ticket away from her over-protective parents. The four find themselves at the University of Guelph in Canada. Adventure awaits, and a chance at love lingers amidst the crowds - in the halls, at the bars, on the dancefloor. Some of them will find it. But, as with such powerful life-altering things as love, it's not going to be easy. It's too late to turn back to the drab, safe and predictable lives they left behind. Might as well buckle up and hold on tight as they brace themselves for the ride of their lives.

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

The Big Switch by John Thomas | Book Review


What does a 24-year-old man want in life?
A decent job?
Keith has both. He is a software engineer at a reputable company and has a girlfriend whom he loves a lot.
Yet, there is something missing in his life. He is not even close to being happy.
Only after losing his girlfriend, he realizes what the reason for his unhappiness is.
He realizes that he is caught up in the wrong career.
With time running out, he knows that he must switch to a new career — one that makes him happy.
But, is 24 too late to do that? Is he making a mistake?
Find out as Keith follows his heart in pursuit of an impossible-looking dream.

Monday, 12 March 2018

Evening Dresses Wishlist ft Milly Bridal

Wedding Dresses 2018 Millybridal

There's nothing like catching up with old friends and making new ones at a chic cocktail party. Make a stunning entry into the next party wearing these stunning evening dresses. These dresses are sure to make you stand out from the crowd. Whether it's a night out or special occasion, browse the Milly Bridal's evening dresses today.

Whether you're looking for a gorgeous maxi dress, sophisticated long dress, a classic black dress or something in red they have your style sorted for every special event.

Monday, 5 March 2018

My Favorites from Vanity Fair Oscar Party | 2017

Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 4, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California.

Gal Gadot

My Favorites from Oscars | 2018

The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is a group of twenty-four artistic and technical honors given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements in the United States film industry as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.

Jennifer Lawrence

My Favorites from César Film Awards | 2018

The César Award is the national film award of France. It is delivered in the Nuit des Césarceremony and was first awarded in 1976. The nominations are selected by the members of twelve categories of filmmaking professionals and supported by the French Ministry of Culture.

Penelope Cruz 

My Favorite Looks of The February 24th - March 2nd

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week.

Xenia Tchoumitcheva

Friday, 2 March 2018

My Favorite Looks of The February 17th - February 23rd

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week. 

Camila Cabello

My Favorite Looks of The February 10th - February 16th

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week.


My Favorite Looks of The February 3rd - February 9th

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week.

Janhvi Kapoor and Sridevi 

My Favorite Looks of The January 27th - February 2nd

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week. 

Rachel Platten

My Favorite Looks of The January 20th - January 26th

Between red carpets and IRL sightings, here are my favorite looks of the week.

Aditi Rao Hydari

My Favorites from Global Awards | 2018

The Global Awards are held by Global and reward music played on British radio stations including Capital, Capital XTRA, Heart, Classic FM, Smooth, Radio X, LBC and Gold, with the awards categories reflecting the songs, artists, programmes and news aired on each station.

Little Mix

Thursday, 1 March 2018

8 Hours by Upendra Namburi | Book Review


Aratrika Reddy, the charismatic CEO of ARYA Holdings Ltd., has just 8 Hours to save her company from certain bankruptcy.

The multi-billion dollar hotels to steel conglomerate, founded by her mercurial father, liquor baron Madhusudhan Reddy, has many suitors, all of them plotting a hostile takeover. Aratrika’s estranged husband, Siddhartha is one of them. His inside knowledge is the real ace up his sleeve. The Rathores, the Reddys’ arch-rivals are looking to buy ARYA too and thereby settle old scores.

Aratrika has to weave her way through a litany of lawyers, politicians, bankers, bureaucrats, investors, power brokers and her dreaded family. Behind the scenes, Jagannath Rao, her wily uncle, is playing a dangerous double game of manipulation. Her father Madhusudan is furiously pulling the strings from behind the scenes. To add to the confusion, overseeing the whole sale process is her old flame, Peter.

Over the course of a single night, 8 Hours to be precise, Aratrika must fight the demons at the gates of her company and those within. It’s a fight to the bitter end.

A fight that Aratrika does not want to lose…