Rating: Best folk remedies for cough
Among the methods of combating cough, there are many folk remedies that are not so harmful to the child's body, and sometimes even more effective. However, if used improperly, they…

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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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Food allergy in a child: symptoms, causes and treatment
Infants develop a skin rash - urticaria, which is similar to a scattering of small pimples. In older children, blisters similar to combed mosquito bites may occur. Such redness can…

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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

Urticaria in a child: treatment, causes and symptoms
The main symptoms of the appearance of urticaria in both a child and an adult include: Red spots on the body; Itching Blisters on the mucous membranes; Swelling of the…

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Is it possible to walk with a child with fever?
According to the famous pediatrician Doctor Komarovsky, there can be no universal answer for everyone. It is necessary to take into account weather conditions, the diagnosis of a small patient,…

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Aneurysm - a time bomb
Aneurysm is called a pathological protrusion or expansion of the wall of a blood vessel - an artery or vein - due to its weakening or thinning. The same term…

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Molluscum contagiosum. What does it look like and how to treat it
First, make sure that it is definitely a molluscum contagiosum. Its sizes are from 1 to 5 mm, sometimes it can reach 15 mm. Sometimes the diameter can be within…

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