Symptoms and Treatment

Lactose: intolerance symptoms and diet. Refusal of "milk" - not a cure
The first symptoms of lactose intolerance can occur even in infancy. Some babies cannot process milk properly. Hence the problems: poor weight gain, changes in the regularity and quality of…

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A child grinds his teeth in a dream: reasons. Creaks in the afternoon
There are various reasons why a child grinds his teeth in his sleep. There are similar incidents in the afternoon, when the child is awake. What does this behavior mean?…

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Swelling of the legs during pregnancy: causes, and what to do
Edema of the legs during pregnancy is encountered by expectant mothers quite often. For some, the problem appears already in the third trimester, while for others it is somewhat earlier.…

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All about flat feet: transverse and longitudinal, how to treat and prevent

Flatfoot is a change in the shape of the foot of the foot when its longitudinal or transverse arch is lowered. Most often, girls and women are affected. This causes significant inconvenience, and in some cases leads to complications. In this article, you will learn how to prevent this outcome and improve your quality of life. You will also find tips on preventing flat feet. They are especially relevant for women who like to walk in high heels. They are useful to mothers to prevent the development of flat feet in a child. Of course, flat feet can be congenital, but it is rare – 3% of cases. To determine it, most often succeeds after 6 years. The fact is that in young children, the foot is flat. Therefore, talking about the presence of a problem is quite difficult at an early age.

In addition to congenital flat feet, there are several other reasons that lead to a change in the foot. Continue reading

How to get rid of lice? Pediculosis treatment in a child

There is a false opinion that lice appear in children from dysfunctional families, where they are left to their own devices and do not care too much about their own hygiene. In practice, this parasite does not choose a victim for well-being. Pediculosis affects all children, as well as their parents.

There are many effective ways to get rid of lice quickly. However, in the treatment of pediculosis, many adults make a number of mistakes that not only do not rid the child of the parasite, but also can cause great harm to health.

How to get rid of lice?

What do lice look like?
Lice – a parasite that feeds on the blood of its carrier, and infection is called lice. Continue reading

Vitamin deficiency in a child: causes, symptoms, treatment

In a child, vitamin deficiency develops due to a deficiency or lack of any vitamin. In some children, the body is not able to absorb them. Symptoms of this ailment greatly affect the condition of the baby. Treatment should be started immediately.

Key features:
Vitamin deficiency in each child can manifest itself in different ways: from dizziness to distracted attention. There may be headaches, nausea. The child begins to tire quickly. Dryness and irritation occur on the body. Only a doctor after examination and examination can find out what kind of vitamin a child is lacking. He can also prescribe vitamin complexes to improve his condition and give recommendations for adjusting nutrition. Continue reading

If the child “has possessed a demon.” How to calm a nervous child

Passers-by think that a demon has infused a child. To outsiders, he seems aggressive, hyperactive, not childishly irritable. Carers or teachers complain of restlessness and temper. Parents can only make excuses: “he just has such a character.” But at the same time you notice: the baby himself suffers from bad behavior. It is difficult for him to give simple tasks, it is difficult to communicate with peers, to learn. How to calm a nervous child and what signs distinguish a spoiled egoist from a child with an upset? Below are ways for parents to help the “nervous”.

Signs of a nervous child

Vagaries in the store, tantrums, disputes and disobedience – not necessarily because of omissions in education. These symptoms may indicate neurosis, neurasthenia, or ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). Especially, in the aggregate of several criteria. Continue reading

My son hurts a testicle. Genital problems

Mom knows what to do when the child has a fever, cough, runny nose. But complaints about the pain in the testicle of the son, can confuse even dad. Most parents think that genital problems can appear already at the stage of puberty. But this is not so, and even infants face diseases.

Some symptoms indicate serious illnesses that require immediate treatment. Be sure to take your son to the doctor. There is nothing to be afraid of – it is scary to remain in ignorance.

Will it go by itself?

It is impossible to hope that the problem will be solved by itself. Ignoring the disease can lead to infertility, impotence, removal of the testicle. Treatment and diagnosis should be carried out by a qualified specialist. Continue reading

Child Health Group: What She Talks About
Surely you met such a point in the child’s medical record - a health group. But what is this group? What is she talking about? Not everyone knows about it.…

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Elevated blood monocytes in a child
Monocytes are the largest of all white blood cells and play an important role in protecting the child's body from germs and inflammation. The level of these cells in the…

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What is the size of Mantoux: the norm in children
Many readers are interested in what size Mantoux is the norm in children? To answer this question, we offer a comprehensive study. What you need to do Mantoux Mantoux reaction…

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Neonatal screening of newborns. Mandatory examination in the hospital
The baby literally just came into the world, and doctors say that neonatal screening is needed. Young mothers who have not heard about this can be frightened by some manipulations…

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