Mononucleosis in a child: symptoms and treatment
Hello readers of the magazine. I am a pediatrician Evgeny Kovalenko. In this article I want to talk about an insidious disease - mononucleosis in a child. Its symptoms are…

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The cough in the child does not pass after SARS. We are looking for solutions
SARS is gone, but a child’s cough does not go away - a common occurrence. It should be borne in mind that with acute respiratory viral infections, chronic diseases can…

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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…

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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 be found throughout the body.

The baby cannot say what is bothering him. However, it is better for mom to pay attention to symptoms such as redness of the skin, the child’s moodiness, poor and restless sleep.

The reaction manifests itself within 1-2 hours after ingestion of food containing an allergen. Therefore, in many cases, it is not difficult to establish the culprit. Continue reading

Obesity in a child: causes, symptoms, treatment

The norm of weight in children is calculated by the formula. It takes into account the age, gender, height of the child. After calculations, you can find out for sure there are deviations from the norm. Moms and dads need to stick to the measurements on this table. You can not assess the weight and development of the child, comparing it with peers. Each child is individual. Much depends on lifestyle, nutrition, genetics. Therefore, it is wrong to focus “on the eye.”

Table of the norm of weight in children according to WHO standards.
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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

Allergies to cats: symptoms and causes
Indeed, the allergy to cats is not to blame for the hair of the animal. The main cause and catalyst for allergies are proteins - Fel D4 and Fel D1.…

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To drink or not to drink: how to take painkillers correctly
Anesthetics, which are completely safe at first glance and are necessary for discomfort, can cause serious harm to the body. Man, experiencing painful sensations, seeks to get rid of them.…

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What to do if the child is a sleepwalker
Some parents become stupor, others are horrified when they find out that the child is a sleepwalker: what to do and why it happens? There are a thousand questions in…

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Is it possible to combine caffeine and alcohol
PMS in men: how a cup of aromatic coffee manifests itself cheers up, invigorates, and raises attention. A tasty drink, if not abused, does not harm the body. Alcohol, on…

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