What is Cholera Disorder?
Cholera disorder is an infectious disease caused mainly by bacterium Vibrio Cholera (V.Cholera). It is an acute disorder which causes severe watery diarrhea. It is caused due to intake of contaminated water or food with bacteria called Vibrio Cholera. People infected with cholera will experience watery diarrhea which can lead to dehydration and also death. This disease is most commonly seen in areas with lack of hygiene, poor sanitation, poverty and natural disorders. Cholera is more severe and dangerous in children than elders. When bacteria enter intestine it releases toxins in intestine and leads to watery diarrhea. With severe watery diarrhea body tends to lose its minerals and causes electrolyte imbalance.
Symptoms of cholera can be seen within few hours of infection or in few people it may take time. Symptoms of cholera differ from each individual, few people have severe watery diarrhea and few may have mild diarrhea. Severity of symptoms mainly depends on the type of infectious bacteria. Few symptoms of Cholera include
- Severe watery diarrhea or rice water stools
- Abnormal heart rate
- Increased thirst
- Weakness or tired feeling
- Dry mouth
- Muscle cramps
- Loss of skin elasticity
- Weight loss
- Low BP
What are the major causes of Cholera
Cholera is mainly caused by bacteria called Vibrio Cholera. When people eat or drink contaminated water and food, these bacteria enters our body. This bacterium lives and grows rapidly in small intestine. Though this bacterium does not damage intestinal tissue, they lead to watery diarrhea.
Few other risk factors that may cause cholera are unhygienic conditions, poor sanitation, eating road side food or food made with contaminated water, undercooked fish or sea food and so on.
Cholera disorder tips for healthy life
Cholera can be controlled with treatment and by following few healthy tips. Tips to overcome cholera disorders include
- Get vaccinated
- Drink boiled and cooled water
- Avoid under cooked or raw fish
- Avoid road side foods
- Wash hands frequently
- Wash fruits and vegetables thoroughly
- Avoid ice cubes
- Avoid milk and milk products
- Eat fruits well washed and peel it before consuming
Individuals can prevent cholera by staying healthy, by following cholera disorder relief tips through running, walking and physical exercises. Healthy people may have mild symptoms when compared to others.
Homeopathy tips for cholera disorders
Homeopathy for cholera disorders works effectively by controlling its symptoms like watery diarrhea and dehydration. Homeopathic remedies for cholera disorders are safe as they are made of natural substances extracted from plants, vegetables and mineral based. Homeopathy treatment for cholera disorders is based on symptoms and theory of individualization. Homeopathy provides relief from symptoms like dehydration, abdominal pain, muscle aches and several others. Homeopathy treatment for cholera disorders not just focus on the symptoms but also aims to improve overall wellbeing. Homeopathic remedies improve immunity and self healing process to avoid several illnesses and diseases. Cholera treatment in homeopathy is safe, side effects free and can be used for all age groups.