What is the danger of raising cholesterol in the blood?
Cholesterol is a fat-like substance, without which the normal functioning of the human body is impossible. Cholesterol is a kind of building frame that ensures the stability of cell membranes.…

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First aid kit on vacation with a child. What to put?
What to put in a medicine cabinet, going on vacation with a child? This question is especially relevant in the summer. The absence of one or another medication at the…

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The child has frequent poisoning: we solve the problem by one or two
Cycle: toilet - basin - bed, and in a new way. What to do if the child is often poisoned? Children have insufficiently strong immunity, few useful intestinal bacteria, and…

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Heat stroke in a child: symptoms and first aid

Heat stroke is a dangerous condition for both a child and an adult. As many as three different diseases can develop from overheating of the body. In addition to heat stroke, conditions such as heat exhaustion and cramps can occur. Each of the three diseases has its own symptoms and slightly different models of first aid. In this article we will talk about how to help a child with heat stroke.

Heat stroke: symptoms

Heat stroke is the most formidable condition for the body. Because of it, the child may die or receive serious damage to vital organs. Most affected are children under 4 years old, as well as older people aged 65 years and older. The main symptoms of heat stroke include: Continue reading

Roseola in children: what is the “sixth disease”

Roseola in children is an acute disease that infants are susceptible to. Normally, it passes on its own in 6 days, hence the name “sixth disease”. Roseola or sudden exanthema is one of the most mysterious childhood diseases on the planet. A few decades ago, its symptoms were attributed to other diseases. It was possible to study it in detail only in the 20th century. Until now, neither scientists nor doctors have been able to prove the role of any of the pathogens. However, it is known that most cases of roseola in children are a primary infection caused by herpes virus types 6 and 7. It usually develops at an early age. This is due to the fact that up to 12 months of life, antibodies to this virus have 60-90% of children, and by 3-5 years – already 100%. Continue reading

False croup in a child. Signs, treatment, difference from true croup
False croup is not an independent disease in a child. Most often, he accompanies ARVI. False croup in a child is characterized by inflammation in the vocal cords. It affects…

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Sinusitis in children: symptoms and treatment
Sinusitis in children has pronounced symptoms and treatment should be followed immediately. With such a pathology as sinusitis in children (treatment is carried out taking into account the observations and…

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The child has frequent poisoning: we solve the problem by one or two
Cycle: toilet - basin - bed, and in a new way. What to do if the child is often poisoned? Children have insufficiently strong immunity, few useful intestinal bacteria, and…

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What causes the wrong ECG result?
An electrocardiogram, or ECG, is a simple test that doctors use to measure the electrical activity of the heart. This helps them identify underlying heart diseases. Sometimes non-standard ECG results…

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