Diphtheria
Diphtheria is an acute, life-threatening, infectious disease. Children aged 3–7 years are most susceptible to it; in recent years, the incidence of adolescents and adults has increased. Diphtheria is an…

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Rubella in a child: symptoms of a third disease that should not be treated
Rubella in a child, or as it is also called the "third disease", is a viral disease. It is transmitted by airborne droplets from an infected person. Persistent immunity is…

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9 important symptoms of iodine deficiency
Nature took great care of man, making it possible to make up for the deficiency of nutrients from food, the environment, and water. However, people did not appreciate this gift.…

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Grandma’s methods: why do i need an iodine grid?

Older people remember that in childhood, with bruises or colds, mothers painted a grid on their body with iodine. And today, many have not refused such treatment. And what helps (and does it help) iodine grid? In what cases can it be useful?

Iodine properties
The most common way to use iodine is to treat the skin around the wound, cut. In this way, the injuries are disinfected so that pathogens do not penetrate the wound.

However, iodine has other remarkable properties: it

heals wounds;
relieves inflammation, penetrating into the depths of tissues and destroying pathogenic bacteria;
heats the tissue due to irritation of the skin receptors and increased blood circulation in the area of ​​application. Continue reading

High fever in a child
Always have a first aid note on hand for a child with a high fever. High temperature in a child often takes parents by surprise. When the baby becomes weak…

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What is the danger of hypothermia for the body?
What is hypothermia? Lowering body temperature below the level necessary for the natural functioning of organs and maintaining metabolism is called hypothermia. In the people, such a condition is better…

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Molluscum contagiosum. What does it look like and how to treat it
Molluscum contagiosum - a bundle of light pink color with a depression in the center, similar to a human navel. It is localized on the skin, rarely affects the mucous…

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Types of childhood infections
Mass vaccination against mumps has led to certain changes in the nature of the spread of this disease. If earlier they were mostly ill for children aged 3-6 years, then…

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