Category: Critical Care


When a Fever Becomes an Emergency

We have heard the term “fever” a lot, but what it actually does to your body is never learnt or discussed. A fever is your body’s way of telling you something is not right. Simply said, fever occurs when your body is trying to kill a virus or bacteria that causes an infection. This is […]
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Acute Kidney (Renal) Failure

Overview Acute kidney (renal) failure – a condition in which the kidneys suddenly can’t filter waste from the blood. It is also known as acute kidney injury. This happens because your kidney suddenly loses the ability to eliminate excess salts, fluids and waste materials from the blood. Acute kidney failure may develop rapidly over a […]
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