Illness

Everything from the common cold to infections, rare diseases, and pregnancy complications. Your health and the health of your children matter to us, so in this section of You are Mom, you’ll find all the information on medical conditions you need to know.

How to Explain Diabetes to Children

Finding a simpler and less traumatic way to explain diabetes to children presents a challenge, so any advice is more than welcome. Clinical psychologist Laura Fuster recommends addressing the issue as naturally as possible and following a series of steps to…

Seborrheic Dermatitis in Children

Seborrheic dermatitis in children isn’t always considered a disease, but the symptomatic manifestation of other skin disorders. It’s a chronic condition that must be differentiated from atopic dermatitis. Seborrheic dermatitis in children Where is it located? Seborrheic dermatitis shouldn’t be…

Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Children

When we think about digestive or intestinal alterations, we often assume these problems are exclusive to adults. However, there are more cases of pediatricians diagnosing little ones with irritable bowel syndrome. In the article below, we’ll tell you all you need…

Is Ovarian Cancer Hereditary?

Genetic inheritance is just one of the risk factors of ovarian cancer. The mutation in the genetic material of cells causes a massive increase in their number, which leads to a tumor. These DNA alterations can be spontaneous, meaning they’re…

Exanthematous Diseases in Children

Exanthematous diseases in children are a common issue and are usually mild in nature. However, it’s still important to know what they are and how to avoid them. We’ll take a closer look at the different illnesses that can affect…

Caring for Babies with Coronavirus

COVID-19 is the virus that’s setting off alarms and that has interrupted normal life in many countries. Thousands of cases have been confirmed around the world. With this in mind, in today’s article, we’ll share some general information and measures…

The First Baby Born with Coronavirus

At the start of February, China confirmed the case of the first baby born with coronavirus. This virus, which is now a worldwide pandemic, can produce everything from a common cold to pneumonia with respiratory failure. Therefore, in this article…

Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity

People with non-celiac gluten sensitivity (people who suffer a reaction to gluten without being celiacs) suffer an immune system reaction to gluten intake. This differs from celiac disease in that there is little or no damage to the intestinal villi.…