Unexplained fever or high fever in a child without symptoms
Today I want to talk with you on the topic "fever of unknown origin." This implies a high temperature, more than 38.3 degrees, which lasts more than 3 weeks. However,…

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Delayed speech development in children
The delay in speech development, abbreviated as RRDS, represents a later mastery of oral speech skills by children under 3 years of age compared to the average age norm. The…

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How to feed a baby
Food is fuel that is required by any body for life. That is why a decrease in appetite in a child always causes a lot of anxiety and concern among…

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Dental caries in children: causes, stages and treatment

Caries is a tooth injury that can occur with a child even at the time of teething. As practice shows, up to seven years this dental disease is detected in 80% of patients. Unfortunately, this indicator is growing every year. This is due to the fact that the enamel of the child’s teeth is not yet fully formed and cannot fully resist microorganisms that destroy children’s teeth. Early caries develops very quickly and leads to unpleasant consequences if treatment is not started in advance. But many moms and dads continue to ignore this problem.

Tooth decay in children

Caries is the destruction of the tooth, which begins with the dissolution of the mineral substances that make up its composition, due to which cavities form, or, as we are used to call it, “holes”.

Despite the fact that we were convinced that the main cause of caries is sweet, this is not entirely true. The main factor causing caries is microorganisms. These bacteria form acids on the enamel of the tooth acid, which lead to the “leaching” of minerals. Continue reading

Is it possible to walk with a child with fever?

Pediatricians are often asked: “Is it possible to walk with a child with fever?” This question is especially popular in the cold season, when children are more susceptible to infectious diseases. The fact is that their immunity only gets acquainted with the outside world. Microbes and bacteria are present in the body, but the protective system prevents them from multiplying. But if some unfavorable factors influence the body, then they provoke the development of the disease. Immunity is trying to cope, for example, with hypothermia, and we can say, “distracted” from the fight against harmful microorganisms. As a result, the child fell ill, but is it possible and necessary to walk with temperature? We will understand the problem and find out the answer.

Is it worth it to walk with a child with fever?

According to the famous pediatrician Dr. Komarovsky, there can be no universal answer. It is necessary to take into account weather conditions, the diagnosis of a small patient, not only his temperature, but also the general condition. Walking is useful, but there are much more cases when walking with an illness is contraindicated. Continue reading

“Children’s” infections in adults

Moreover, as a rule, this happens once, and stable immunity lasts for life.

Children’s infections include measles, rubella, chickenpox (chickenpox), scarlet fever, whooping cough and mumps (mumps). The main manifestation of measles, rubella, chickenpox and scarlet fever is a skin rash, the nature and sequence of which varies depending on the specific disease. The appearance of a rash is almost always preceded by an increase in temperature, weakness, headache.

Infectious mumps (mumps) is characterized by an increase and soreness of one or two parotid glands – while the patient’s face acquires a characteristic pear-shaped form. The main manifestation of whooping cough is typical spasmodic coughing. In a spasmodic attack, after a whistling breath, a series of short convulsive coughing tremors follow, which non-stop follow each other for one breath.

Some of these diseases (chickenpox, rubella) in childhood are relatively easy, others can cause complications and have the most serious consequences. However, the most difficult and long-term childhood infections occur in people who become ill with them in adulthood. Continue reading

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