Rotavirus vaccine. Does Rotatek need children?
When I talk about the vaccine against rotavirus, I immediately recall the meme: "Have you already managed to make Rotatek a child?" And in the picture is a character with…

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Pulmicort for inhalation for children. List of funds for the procedure
In medical practice, Pulmicort is often used for inhalation for children. In addition to this drug, there are about a dozen others that you can find in the city’s pharmacies.…

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What is the size of Mantoux: the norm in children
Many readers are interested in what size Mantoux is the norm in children? To answer this question, we offer a comprehensive study. What you need to do Mantoux Mantoux reaction…

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“It won’t hurt.” How to help your child stop being afraid of dentists?

Fear of a dentist in an adult comes from childhood. I myself became a dentist because in my childhood I was very scared. I still remember what dress I was in when at three I had a very painful tooth extraction. I remember the face of a tired mother, the people who held me and the doctor’s words “calm your child, he’s behaving inappropriately.” But since then, much has changed in pediatric dentistry, as has the approach to children’s fears.

Where does the fear of dentists come from?

I still remember those huge tools at the dentist. Then no one tried to find an approach to me. Yes, I then screamed a lot, pulled out, and my mother was angry from fatigue and the lack of opportunities to help me. In my city there was no pediatric specialist, and now he is not there either, as well as the ability to treat teeth in a dream. Continue reading

Sunburn in a child: how to alleviate the condition

The time has come for vacations and vacations. A sunburn in a child is common during this period. Many do reviews, posts and articles on what you need to put in the medicine cabinet, which sun creams to take. But these are measures to prevent unpleasant symptoms. What to do if a child’s sunburn does happen? I will talk about this in this summer article.

What can trigger a sunburn in children

This phenomenon can be caused by exposure to both the sun and artificial UV radiation (lamps). UV can be of two types: A and B (depending on the wavelength). Type B is a thousand times more active. It can quickly lead to burns and damage to the skin, premature aging. It is known that the susceptibility of people to UV radiation is individual and higher in fair-skinned and blue-eyed. They burn faster and stronger. Certain drugs and substances can provoke a quick sunburn in the rest. Continue reading

Colic in a newborn: what should mom do?

Greetings to the readers of Imom.me. My name is Shchelkunova Valeria, I am a neonatologist from St. Petersburg. Today I will talk about colic in a newborn, what to do to mom and how to make the baby feel better. I can reassure that sooner or later, but this problem will end.

I’m mom myself, and therefore I know this condition. You are morally exhausted, the left eye twitches, and the right is generally impossible to open. The kid is screaming, and you are at a loss about what happened to him. Maybe it’s colic, but what if something serious? The husband does not understand what is happening. You can ask mom, but she will get excited and rush to you right there. At the girlfriend, although why bother about a trifle? Look on the Internet, but there is so much information that it is difficult to find a reliable answer. In this article I will give recommendations that may help your baby.

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The benefits of speech therapy massage for children
Speech therapy massage is a godsend for parents whose children have speech problems. Massage includes exercises and movements that affect the facial muscles and blood circulation. What speech therapy massage…

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How to prepare a child for dental treatment? Recommendations to parents
Every day a lot of children of all ages come to me. Mom led some to a routine examination, and others to a full-fledged treatment of dental problems. And the…

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Your child has constipation, what to do at home
When a child has constipation, you need to find out its cause in order to know what to do. WHO classifies constipation as a disease, and the World Organization of…

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General blood test in children: decoding and norms
Complete blood count (KLA) or "clinical" - a popular technique for laboratory diagnostics in pediatrics. It helps a specialist to assess the health of the child and identify violations if…

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