Measles:

 

• Measles is a highly contagious viral infection

• It commonly affects children

• Vaccination has reduced its occurrence in recent years

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Fever

• Sore eyes

• Runny nose

• Cough

• Sore throat

• Loss of appetite

• Skin rashes in form of round spots

   o They appear around face and neck and then spread to other parts of the body

   o Initially pink, the spots darken as the condition progresses

 

Causes:

 

• Incorrect eating habits

• Living in unhygienic conditions

 

Natural home remedy using:

 

1. Take 2 tsp crushed basil leaves

2. Press on a sieve and extract its juice

3. Add 1 tsp turmeric powder

4. Mix well

5. Consume 2 times a day

 

Natural home remedy using:

 

1. Soak 2 tbsp fenugreek seeds in 1 glass water 

2. Leave it for 2 hr

3. Drink 3 tsp of this water every 30 min

 

Tips:

 

• Keep the patient in a separate and clean room till cured

• Do not share common objects like bed linen, towels etc. with the patient  as this will prevent the

  infection from spreading