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Pediatrics

  • Managing Fever In Children

    Of all the conditions affecting an infant, fever is the most intriguing problem which baffles the mother when the child is running high temperature. Fever is an indication that the body is fighting...
    04/08/2014 by Dr.
  • Pinworm Infection in Children

    Pinworm is the commonest infection, affecting children living in temperate climates. The infection is caused by a small roundworm called enterobius vermicularis grown and reproduced in the human...
    31/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Infantile Eczema: A Dermatitis Condition

    Eczema occurring in infants is known as infantile eczema. It is also known as atopic dermatitis. More than 10 percent of infants have eczema at some point but majority of these victims improve...
    30/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Constipation in Children

    Constipation is a common problem which affects not only the adults but also the younger ones including infants.It is difficult to identify if your child has constipation. Different children have...
    29/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Cystic Fibrosis in Children

    Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a life threatening genetic disorder affecting infants and children.It affects about one child in every 2,500 if the baby is a Caucasian. In African heritage the incidence is...
    28/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Diaper Rash in Children

    A diaper is a type of underwear used to receive and hold urine and bowels passed, particularly for an infant, to help the child defecate and urinate discreetly. Diapers are made of disposable cloth...
    24/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Handling Cough in Children

    Cough in infants may be simple or turn serious depending on the severity and mode of onset plus various other parameters related to coughing. The golden rule is to call for the doctor immediately if...
    22/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Managing Colic in New Borns

    Colic is not a disease but a symptom exhibiting uncontrollable crying in an otherwise healthy baby. A child with colic exhibits discomfort and indicating it by extending or pulling the legs and can...
    21/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Managing Bee Sting in a Child

    Anybody can get a bee sting. A bee sting can be very painful especially when it attacks a small child. If an army of bees surrounds you when their nest is meddled with, you cannot escape their anger...
    19/07/2014 by Dr.
  • Treating Chickenpox in Children

    Chickenpox typically presents itself as an itchy rash that starts as small red bumps. These bumps soon change into thin-walled blisters with water like fluid inside on a pinkish base. These pink...
    15/07/2014 by Dr.

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