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.

What to Do in the Case of Tick Bites

In most cases, tick bites don’t cause any more harm than a bit of reddening, itching and swelling around the bite. However, this type of parasite can transmit illnesses through their bites if they remain on the skin for some…

When to Take Tonsils Out in Children

Tonsils are in the throat, and they create antibodies for the respiratory system. Above all, in the first year, they help protect against viruses, bacteria and fungi that may affect babies. Under what circumstances would doctors want to take children’s tonsils out?…

Could You Have Vocal Cord Nodes or Polyps?

Vocal cord nodes or polyps are considered frequent larynx injuries. They grow organically as benign bulges on the edges of the cords. The injuries may have various causes. In most cases, the characteristics, diagnosis, and treatment are quite similar. Polyps…

What Are the Nutritional Needs of Adolescents?

When children start entering adolescence, parents may begin to have several concerns. One of the most common ones is: What are the nutritional needs of adolescents? A good diet is key when it comes to properly facing all the physiological…

What Should You Do to Treat Sunburns?

To properly treat sunburns, you must know what the primary measures are and the different types of burns that exist. Timely treatment will reduce the discomfort and healing time. Sunburns can be characterized as general or local. When the burn…

Home Remedies to Fight Diarrhea in Children

One of the most common gastrointestinal disorders in children is diarrhea. Basically, this condition consists of soft, liquid stools that become very frequent. We’ll explain you the main causes as well as some home remedies to fight diarrhea in children.…

Vomiting and Phlegm: Causes, Prevention and Treatment

Vomiting and phlegm can have different causes and meanings. There are several possible triggers that could lead to these symptoms in babies and children. Depending on children’s age, each family will try different ways to treat them. Sometimes it only…

How to Protect Yourself from the Sun in Summer

It’s important to protect yourself from the sun during summertime, especially when vacation comes and kids go out to play.  Without becoming over-protective, it’s important to provide healthy space and conditions for kids to play in. During summer vacation, kids…

Tips to Help Reduce Your Menstrual Pain

When that time of the month comes around, certain discomfort can be unavoidable. In general, when pain intensity ranges from light to moderate, you can reduce your menstrual pain through certain simple actions. It’s normal for this discomfort to keep…

Great Ways to Enjoy Fruit This Summer

In today’s article, we’ll suggest a few delicious and refreshing ways to enjoy fruit this summer. Without a doubt, you already know that fruits are healthy. However, sometimes they just don’t appeal to our appetite. That’s why we want to…

What Are the Key Nutrients in a Child’s Diet?

In today’s article, we’ll go into detail regarding the key nutrients in a child’s diet. Many parents don’t know what group different foods belong to, nor the role they play in a child’s development. Each food has a specific task…

Most Common Food Allergies in Children

When the immune system notices an allergen enter the body, it could react and lead to symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, and skin irritations. In extreme cases, it could cause suffocation. That’s why it’s so important for parents to know about the…

How to Support Oral Hygiene at School

Oral hygiene at school is necessary, especially during preschool and elementary school. This isn’t only because it can help teach them good dental care habits, but also because it can help children develop a more positive image with their friends and classmates.…

Cystitis in Girls: Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Cystitis is a urine infection that mostly affects women. Cystitis in girls can be contracted from early ages and throughout life. Men can also suffer from this disease, but there’s less possibility of a urinary infection when compared to women. The…

What Is Fabism?

Fabism, also called favism, is a disease characterized by the deficiency of the enzyme glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD), a substance present in all cells of the body. The main function of this enzyme is to protect and prolong the life of red blood…

Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Children

Irritable bowel syndrome in children is a common intestinal disorder that can appear at a young age. In these cases, a mother can take some concrete, simple actions to facilitate a rapid recovery without any complications for the child. Irritable bowel…

Hashimoto’s Disease in Children: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Did you know that Hashimoto’s Disease in children can seriously affect growth and development? Abnormal thyroid hormone levels affect the heart, muscles, brain, and other organs. Therefore, it’s important to know more about this disorder. What is Hashimoto’s Disease in children? Hashimoto’s…

The Effects of Mastitis on Infants

Mastitis is a fairly common condition that happens to some women while they’re breastfeeding. Mothers with mastitis suffer more than just physically; besides the acute pain, there’s concern about the effects of mastitis on infants. Sometimes, it can become an…