DEHYDRATION

DEHYDRATION

DEHYDRATION Dehydration is the loss of fluid from the body resulting in increased serum sodium levels. Dehydration occurs when an individual’s body uses more fluid without replacement. Dehydration can occur in any age group. Causes of Dehydration Dehydration can be caused by various factors or disease conditions, which include: Hemorrhage (the loss of blood from…

FLOODS

FLOODS

Floods are common type of natural disaster and it occurs when an overflow of water covers land that is usually dry. Floods can result in a devastating condition; from loss of lives and properties to critical public health infrastructure. Flooding can occur anywhere and can be due to various reasons. Nigeria’s flooding is mainly human-induced…