chicken pox


CHICKEN POX


Introduction:

        When a person becomes the victim of chicken pox, he gets rid of this disease within 10-15 days. Marks of chicken pox left behind the disease disappear after 5-6 months. This disease appears mostly in spring season and summer season. A person can die if the treatment is not started soon.

There are three kinds of chicken pox-

  • Romantika or Dulari Mata
  • Small pox or Sheetla Mata
  • Chicken pox (Badi Mata)

Romantika (Dulari Mata):

        When a person becomes the victim of this disease, eruptions of it appear on the pores of hair. That is the reason why it is called Romantika. The patient of this disease does not die. Eruptions of it disappear within 2-3 days. Children less than 12 years become the victim of this disease. Eruptions are too small in this disease. This disease of chicken pox disappears itself.

Symptoms of Romantika:

      In this disease, red eruptions appear on the face of the patient. The patient suffers from fever and feels restlessness when eruptions appear on the body. These eruptions transform into blains within 2-3 days and disappear by drying after some days.

Masurika (small pox or Sheetla Mata)

         When a person suffers from Masurika, eruptions like lentil pulse appear on the body. That is the reason why it is called Masurika. The patient of this disease gets rid of this disease within 11-12 days. Sometimes, the patient takes more days than 11-12 days. Wounds appear on the body due to eruptions and marks appear on the body too because of the wounds. Marks of these eruptions disappear after 2 months. It is acute contagious disease. Eruptions appear at least after 10 days. Several eruptions appear on the body when this disease becomes acute or reaches in serious stage. Pus produces in the eruptions within 5-6 hours after the origin. Eruptions appear as blains on the body after 1-2 days. The disease disappears within some days if it is cured properly.  

Symptoms of Masurika:

         When a person becomes the victim of Masurika, he suffers from fever, headache, watery eyes and catarrh. The patient does not like light and he suffers from cough and sneezing. Eruptions appear on the body after two days in this disease. Sometimes, eruptions appear without fever in this disease.

Badi mata:

        The patient feels excessive problems in this disease. The patient of this disease becomes well after 20-30 days. Marks of its eruptions do not disappear throughout the life.

Symptoms of Badi Mata:

  • Eruptions appear on the body in the form of big boils in this disease. That is the reason why it is called Badi Mata. When these boils burst, water comes out from these boils. Sometimes, pus is produced in the body along with foul smell. Sometimes, the patient suffers from granular trachoma or the patient become deaf. Mark of this chicken pox are deep and do not disappear throughout the life.
  • The patient does not feel hunger in this disease. Taste of the tongue of the patient changes and he suffers from laziness, weakness and heaviness in the head. Besides it, the patient suffers from constipation and pain the back bone.

Causes of chicken pox:

         Gathering polluted liquids is the main cause of chicken pox. It is a contagious disease which takes a healthy man in its grip too. This disease originates because of filth or dirty substances.

Treatment of chicken pox:

  • The patient of this disease should apply coconut water on the marks of chicken pox many times a day. The patient gets rid of this disease disappear after some days if above treatment is adopted.
  • The patient should take rest on a clean place. He should take milk and fruits in excessive quantity. If the patient has been suffering from constipation, adoption of enema becomes essential. The disease disappears within some days if treatment is done as mentioned.
  • The patient should take rest in shadow. He should take rest on a clean and airy place. The patient should wash his eyes twice or thrice day with rosewater or water of alum. Thereafter, good quality of Vaseline should be applied on the eyes to remain them from sticking of the eyelids to each other. Pure ghee and collyrium can be applied in the eyes too. He should adopt enema with lukewarm water regularly. He should drink water on large scale too. If lemon is mixed in water, it proves very beneficial for the patient. The patient should eat nothing until the temperature of the patient reduces.  The patient should drink fruits juice after the fever. Vegetables and fruits should be given to the patient to eat. After 3-4 days, one glass milk and juice of fruits should be given to the patient to drink in the breakfast the disease disappears completely soon.
  • If the marks of chicken pox have been very old, they disappear soon. When they start to fall after drying and apply the paste of wet soil on the eruptions within some days. Thus, the face of the patient becomes glow.
  • Mix one spoon honey in the juice fruits, leaves and roots of bitter gourd. Lick this preparation thrice a day. Its use provides lots of relief.
  • Boil a bitter gourd after cutting into pieces. Drink this water in lukewarm condition at least thrice a day. In this way, Badi Mata disappears within some days. 
  • Grind 3-4 leaves of Panapoti and seven seeds of black peppers with water. Mix this paste in water and give to the patient to drink for three days regularly. Badi mata disappears soon.
  • Grind Rudraksha with water and apply on the wounds of chicken pox. Its use ends the burning sensation and wounds heal up soon.
  • The patient should keep fast for some days for the treatment of chicken pox. He should drink lemon juice mixed water during fast at least 6 times in a day. He should adopt enema with lukewarm water so that stomach may become clean. He should take stomach bath and cold sitz bath (Mehen Snan) in the morning and evening.
  • Make a paste by mixing the oil of Ankol, flour and turmeric with some water. Apply this paste on face to remove the marks of chicken pox. Thus, face becomes clean.
  • Grind root of Banfasa, costus root, burnt horn of stag, Murdasang, pieces of Armani and Ushuk each one gram with butter mixed milk. Apply this paste on the marks of chicken pox for some days regularly. Marks of chicken pox disappear soon and face becomes clean.
  • Make a paste by mixing the powder of teeth, small pieces of Armani and Pamolive soap. Apply this paste on the marks of chicken pox and wash the face in the morning. All the marks of chicken pox disappear within some days. Thus, the face becomes clean and beautiful.