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  • Managing Ear Infections in Children

    Ear infection is also known as acute otitis media. Acute means sudden and otitis means relating to ear and media means middle ear. A child is not immune from such troublesome ear infections. In fact...
    17/10/2014 by Dr.
  • Chalazion : Cyst of the Eye

    Chalazion, also called a cyst is a painless bump affecting either the upper or lower eyelid. It is seen whenever there is inflammation of a tear duct. A chalazion is usually confused with a sty...
    15/10/2014 by Dr.
  • Developmental Milestones in Infants

    Developmental milestones give important clues about how the baby is developing from birth up until one year. Children begin to reach the developmental milestones as soon as they come out of the...
    08/10/2014 by Dr.
  • Cradle Cap

    Cradle cap has nothing to do with cradle or a cap. May be it is called cradle cap because the infant mostly sleeps in a cradle and the scalp is the area affected with oily scales and rash. This...
    30/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Cold Sores (Herpes) in Children

    Cold sores have nothing to do with colds. They occur as small red blisters that crop up near or over the lips. They are common after an attack of fever and hence are usually referred to as fever...
    26/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Your Awareness About The New Arrival

    By new arrival we mean either the birth of the first baby and hence a new arrival to the parents or it also means the birth of a baby unto a family already having children heralding the arrival of a...
    20/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Birthmarks : What Do They Mean?

    There is probably no human being without a birthmark somewhere on his/her body, except in extremely rare cases. Every infant is born with one or more birthmarks somewhere on the body. The term...
    18/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Earwax Problem in Infants

    Earwax also called cerumen is most important in keeping the ear clean and healthy. The ceruminous glands which secrete ear wax is a way of trapping dirt, dust and other particles that may enter the...
    15/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Cerebral Palsy

    Cerebral palsy is a condition affecting infants before they are born, during their birth or after they are born including those children before they are 5 years old, characterized by poor muscle...
    12/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Avoiding Low Birth Weight Babies

    Low birth weight affects about one in 13 births, a phenomenon which is becoming increasingly across the globe. Low birth weight has several implications leading to increased risk of serious long-...
    10/09/2014 by Dr.

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