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.

Growth Hormone Deficiency in Children

Growth hormone deficiency or GHD is a relatively rare childhood condition. It’s caused by a low production rate of this hormone in the pituitary gland, which is located at the base of the skull. It can also be caused by a…

12 Signs of Childhood Leukemia

Unfortunately, leukemia is present in the lives of many children today. It is a type of cancer that is most commonly found in young children and is therefore known as childhood leukemia. Although this is a very serious disease, there…

Dealing with Blocked Noses in Children

Blocked noses are a common problem during childhood. Little ones have lower defences against the common cold and influenza. A blocked nose in children is often a symptom of one of these common viral infections. If symptoms persist, however, it…

What is Amniotic Band Constriction?

Amniotic band constriction is related to a series of birth defects. Also known as amniotic band syndrome, it occurs when certain parts of the fetus’s body become tangled in a fiber that restricts its growth.  This syndrome usually affects the arms, legs,…