FITTO Journals

Month: April 2021

Vitamin B complex in management of COVID-19 related Anosmia

nSARS-CoV-2 has caused a worldwide pandemic since 2019. Majority of patients suffering from COVID-19 have reported respiratory symptoms like fever, cough and shortness of breath as their main symptoms. Among the patients suffering from non-respiratory symptoms of COVID-19 infection, anosmia has been one of the most common complaints. The reason behind loss of smell in …

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Lupus Flares

Systemic lupus erythematosus, an autoimmune connective-tissue disorder with a wide range of clinical features, predominantly affects women especially from certain ethnic groups. Diagnosis is based on clinical assessment supported by investigations, including the finding of autoantibodies. Treatments range from antimalarial agents like hydroxychloroquine to corticosteroids and immunosuppressive agents. Despite advances in the treatment, patients with …

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School Food Environment Effecting Health Status of School Going Children

School food environments are considered to be influencing the health status of school going children. There is an alarming increase in childhood ill-health worldwide. Childhood obesity and undernutrition as well is becoming epidemic. Dietary practice of a child depends upon the food available near his/ her environment. School food environment includes the food consumed at …

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