Health

As parents you always want the best for your children, so here’s where you’ll find detailed information about their health. Articles on all those things that you worry about during their growth and development: vaccines, disease prevention, nutrition advice, balanced diet, and tips for relieving pain and other problems that can affect their physical and psychological well-being.

How to Prevent the Spread of Pink Eye among Children

Conjunctivitis, more commonly known as pink eye, is a highly contagious eye infection. If you have a newborn baby that still breastfeeds at least every three hours, you’re probably wondering how to keep him from getting infected. Today we’ll teach…

The Benefits and Dangers of Ibuprofen in Children

Is it okay to use Ibuprofen in children? Ibuprofen is a fairly common medicine. We use it to lower fever, inflammation, and relieve headaches and joint pain among other things. It’s what we turn to first when suffering with pain of…

What Should I Do If My Child Swallows an Object?

If your child swallows an object, the first thing you should do is stay calm and verify what the child swallowed. Swallowing an object can be a relatively trivial incident during childhood. As a parent, you must not panic, however,…

Mastitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

In the middle of breastfeeding, we may suddenly feel a lump in one of the milk ducts. Soon after we start to feel a bit ill, something similar to the flu. If this happens to you then you could be suffering from…

Moms, Learn to Pause Life for a Moment

Being a mom isn’t easy, and sometimes we realize we’re going at full speed non-stop. We want to get to everything and we become supermoms trying to handle it all. But sometimes it’s important to pause life for a moment.…

Can Babies Eat Chocolate?

Yummy! For many of us, chocolate is a weakness. Once kids try it, they can hardly resist. But can babies eat chocolate? We’ll find out in this article.  It happens to all of us: you’re munching on a delicious chocolate bar…

4 Signs of Postpartum Depression in Men

Postpartum depression in men is more common than you might think. The World Health Organization (WHO) states that at least 10% of men show signs of this disorder after the birth of their child. According to data from the WHO,…

5 Apps to Monitor Allergies and Food Intolerances

Apps have come to replace many elements in our lives. Almost anything we can imagine can be managed through an electronic device. And our health is no exception. It’s already possible to monitor allergies and food intolerances through apps. Allergies and…

The Female Reproductive System: How It Works

The female reproductive system is the anatomical structure that makes fertilization, gestation and birth possible. The whole system is located in the pelvis area and includes organs that participate in reproduction. Within the female reproductive system, there are external and…

What Should I Do If My Child Is Underweight?

My child is underweight – what should I do to help him? This is a question that can produce a great deal of anxiety for mothers of little ones with some sort of nutritional issue. Today we want to tell you…

Tips to Recover Your Figure after Giving Birth

If you’d like to recover your figure after giving birth to your little one, you don’t have to worry too much. You just need a little patience. You’ll also need to follow certain guidelines. From the moment that the baby’s…

How to Prevent Hair Loss after Childbirth

In this article we’re going to give you some tips to prevent hair loss after childbirth. During the nine months of pregnancy, a woman’s body experiences many hormonal changes in order to meet the needs of the baby that is…

What Should I Do If My Child Has Angiomas?

Angiomas or hemangiomas are reddish lesions on the skin that can be superficial or profound. They usually appear like red bumps on the skin’s surface. They’re generally located on the face, scalp or back. However, angiomas can appear on any area…

All You Need to Know about Prolactin

Have you ever heard about prolactin? If you’re pregnant, you’ve probably heard about the effects of prolactin on milk secretion. An excess or lack of prolactin can produce various effects on a pregnant woman’s body. In this article we’ll share…