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When a child’s ear hurts, not all mothers know what to do with this and how to calm the baby. Mom is much easier to understand what worries her child, if he is already old enough and able to say that his ear hurts. Identifying the focus of anxiety in the crumbs is a little more difficult. It is worth paying attention, if he holds on to his ear and cries, then all the symptoms indicate precisely the pain in the ear in the child. Ear hurts – what to do and how to help the baby return a restful sleep?
What to do if a child has a sore ear?
First of all, inspect the baby’s ear, maybe a foreign object is stuck in it. If it is close to the exit, then you can try to remove it yourself. However, do not use cotton swabs and tweezers, this can only harm the baby! If the item is stuck deeply, only a doctor can help.
Find other symptoms besides pain. Measure the temperature – elevated may indicate a viral disease and infection. If there is redness or bite marks, the cause is an insect bite or injury. Continue reading
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. Especially inhalation procedures are relevant in the cold season, when children are often sick. Pulmicort is safe for inhalation in children. You will find similar products with a similar effect below in the form of a list. You can take a screenshot so you don’t forget later. The main thing is not to forget that any of these tools can be used after consultation with a pediatrician.
Children are allowed to carry out the inhalation procedure at any age, which will please the parents of the babies. But steam inhalations are allowed from 2 years old with the permission of a specialist. It is prescribed for various symptoms: cough, runny nose, sore throat, nasal congestion. If signs of the disease appear, consult your pediatrician to find out the diagnosis. A specialist will be able to recommend a tool that is most suitable for your child. Each drug has its own contraindications, so read the instructions. Follow the course of treatment and dosage. If there are no improvements, then contact your doctor again. Do not forget that inhalation is better to combine with additional treatment measures. Continue reading
Massage is not only a benefit for the healthy development of the child, but also the main way mother communicates with her newborn. Many mothers of babies are interested in whether a newborn needs massage? What should be the indications for the procedure and are there any contraindications? Can I do the massage myself at home or do I need to contact a professional? We asked all these and many other questions to Svetlana Terentyeva, a pediatric masseur and specialist in physical rehabilitation with more than 10 years of experience.
Massage for babies: questions of mothers
Does a newborn need massage?
It depends on what kind of massage it is, because it can be of two types: therapeutic and wellness.
Therapist is prescribed by the district pediatrician and neurologist at diagnosis. This procedure is aimed specifically at the treatment and prevention of such common diseases in infants, such as: Continue reading