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Strep Throat; A Painful Child's Ailment During The School Year!

Strep Throat; A Painful Child's Ailment During The School Year!

03 September 2019

Even though strep throat can affect anyone, it is extremely common among school-age children and teenagers; 5 through 15 years old. This common and highly contagious infection occurs very often during the school year when large groups of students

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Your Child's Sleep Pattern Needs Some Attention Now!

Your Child's Sleep Pattern Needs Some Attention Now!

03 September 2019

Now that the summer holiday is approaching its end, so are the nights of staying up late. At times, getting children to bed can be a struggle for parents, especially after the `liberties` of an extended vacation. There is a lot you can do to help

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My Child Is Feverish; Shall I Take Him To The Paediatrician Right Away?

My Child Is Feverish; Shall I Take Him To The Paediatrician Right Away?

03 September 2019

All children get sick; this is part of being a child! Certain infections are very common in childhood, especially among school-aged children; common cold, influenza, throat infection (e.g. strep throat), middle ear infection, and viral

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Keep Your Child Healthy During The Academic Year!

Keep Your Child Healthy During The Academic Year!

03 September 2019

Viruses and bacteria are the prime suspects behind many childhood illnesses, especially during school age. All it takes is a single child to bring a germ to class for the spread to commence. By teaching our children some essential healthy habits

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Combating 'Stomach Flu': Truth And Tips For Parents

Combating 'Stomach Flu': Truth And Tips For Parents

03 September 2019

Now that school is in session, children can bring back home a 'horde' of nasty germs and ailments. Amongst the most common of these is the 'Stomach Flu'! The term 'stomach flu' can be confusing for so many people. It is acute viral gastroenteritis

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Keep Your Children Safe. Get Them Vaccinated Against The Flu!

Keep Your Children Safe. Get Them Vaccinated Against The Flu!

03 September 2019

The best way to protect against the flu and its potential health-threatening complications is for your child to receive the flu vaccine. Vaccination is recommended annually for all children aged six months and older who do not have any

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