BCG vaccine is given to prevent TB. BCG stands for Bacilli Calmette Guerin. TB is caused by Mycobacteria, it damages them by going into the lungs through the air and also affects other parts of the body like bones, brain, kidneys can also be affected by it. Why is it important to get the BCGContinue reading “Why BCG vaccine is important? Age of BCG Vaccine”
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Government Vs Private Vaccination Chart
There is a lot of difference in the vaccination chart of government and private hospitals, there are many such vaccines which are not administered in government hospitals, which are very important for children because the immunity of children is very less according to the elders and the vaccine is one such a way which weContinue reading “Government Vs Private Vaccination Chart”
What is cerebral palsy and its treatment?
Cerebral Palsy (CP) which affects any part of the body and muscles. Occurs due to birth asphyxia and head injury before birth. Cerebral means brain disorder and palsy means muscle weakness. How to recognize that the child suffer with Cerebral Palsy? In this type of child, the symptoms start showing very little, in general, twoContinue reading “What is cerebral palsy and its treatment?”
How to understand Autism Spectrum disorder in Children?
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability, due to this disorder, children and their parents have to face many problems. No specific reason could be found. How to Know if Your Child Has Autism Disorder? If your child has Autism, then he will not take much interest in increasing social, emotional, and social interactionContinue reading “How to understand Autism Spectrum disorder in Children?”
What is occupational therapy and its role in children?
Occupational means to do any work, if any child or adult is unable to do his daily work, even if a child is mentally weak, he does not know how to mix and play with children of his age. In Occupational Therapy, work is done to enable the children to live better in the societyContinue reading “What is occupational therapy and its role in children?”
What should I do to reduce Creatinine level?
Creatinine is a waste product that comes from the normal wear and tear on muscles of the body. Everyone has creatinine in their bloodstream. When we eat food, there are four main substances in our food that is Protein, Carbohydrate, Fat, Vitamins and minerals. When we eat protein-rich food, after that protein goes into theContinue reading “What should I do to reduce Creatinine level?”
Nephrotic Syndrome Diet in Children, (Kidney Disease)
What is Nephrotic Syndrome? Nephrotic syndrome is a kidney disorder in which the filter holes of the kidney become enlarged and leakage too much protein into the urine. This can occur in kidney disease because of damages the nephrons (filtering units). Water retention occur in the body due to leaking of protein into the urine.Continue reading “Nephrotic Syndrome Diet in Children, (Kidney Disease)”
UTI/Urinary Tract Infection, Most common in Females
Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common medical problems in children and Adults, affecting 3-10% female and 1-3% male. (UTI) is an infection in any part of your urinary system — your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Most infections involve the lower urinary tract — the bladder and the urethra. Women are at greater riskContinue reading “UTI/Urinary Tract Infection, Most common in Females”
Diabetes diet chart: Do’s and Don’ts in Diabetic Patient
Diabetic Diet and Food Tips – Healthy eating & healthy snacking. Diet in Diabetes Mellitus Regular and consistent diet is most important in diabetes, with no feasts and fasts. Split your diet into 3-4 meals. Avoid sugar and sugar containing foods, and fried foods. Avoid fats (butter, oil, malai) and fat rich foods (puri, paratha, chat,Continue reading “Diabetes diet chart: Do’s and Don’ts in Diabetic Patient”
Anemia-Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
Today we will talk about Vitamin B12 Deficiency anemia. Anemia is a condition in which the number of red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood is low. I can also be defined as a lower ability of the blood to carry oxygen. A person who has anemia called anemic. Many of the symptoms ofContinue reading “Anemia-Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia”