Pediatrics | DesiMD
Health Education


  • Pediatric Pulmonary Hypoplasia

    Pulmonary hypoplasia refers to an incomplete or partial development of the lung tissues, resulting in a variety of symptoms, specifically respiratory distress soon after the birth. It is...
    20/01/2015 by Dr.
  • Basics of Bottle Feeding An Infant

    Bottle feeding either with expressed breast milk or formula milk should be considered as a last resort, unless compelled by genuine reasons. Bottle feeding of expressed breast milk is usually...
    26/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Types of Congenital Infections

    Congenital infections in the infants are far too many. Only the important ones are mentioned here. Only some of the important congenital infections that can affect a new born are: Rubella: This...
    20/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Congenital Infections in Children- Causes, Prevention

    Any infection contracted by the baby either during pregnancy, delivery or after delivery can be termed as a congenital infection. Most infections contracted by a mother during pregnancy don’t affect...
    20/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Urinary Tract Infections in Children

    Urinary Tract Infection commonly known as UTI is a condition affecting the urinary tract. UTI doesn't spare any age or sex. It can strike infants, children,adolescents, adults and the old alike....
    13/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Dealing with Common Cold in Children

    Colds in infants are an integral part of what adults get in their lifetimes. The principal cause for cold in infants, like in adults is a virus. The infant can develop immunity to only one type of...
    07/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Impetigo : Contagious Skin Infection in Children

    Impetigo is a highly contagious skin infection often seen in pre & school going children. However, babies are not immune from this disease which can affect even an infant if in contact with an...
    06/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Hypospadias - A Defect in Male Births

    Hypospadias : A Defect in Male Births

    Hypospadias is present only in male babies. Hypospadias is a common birth defect occurring in about every one of 250 male births. In babies born with a normal penis the urine passes from an opening...
    04/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Infection of the mouth in children

    Thrush : Infection of the mouth in children

    Thrush is an absolutely harmless infection, presenting as patches on the sides, roof and sometimes the tongue of a baby's mouth which resembles cottage cheese or milkcurdling. Thrush is very...
    01/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Hearing Loss in Infants : Diagnosis and Treatment

    Detecting the presence of hearing loss in an infant is rather difficult. A few clues can help you detect if the child is normal or could be suffering from hear loss. A normal newborn baby should be...
    20/10/2014 by Dr.