Chickenpox is a highly contagious viral disease. Its symptoms are fever and fluid-filled blisters that affects virtually all unvaccinated children in Sweden. The blisters itch… Read More »Chickenpox in children – infection, patterns, incubation period
Oral rehydration solution (ORS) is indispensable when children are sick, especially if they have gastroenteritis. It prevents dehydration and fluid deficiency in children. You can… Read More »Oral rehydration solution (ORS) for children – recipes to prevent dehydration at home
Facts and advice from a pediatrician about rashes and red spots on children. When rashes or red spots suddenly appear on your child, naturally, you… Read More »Rashes and red dots in children – a pictorial guide
The first time your baby gets a cold, you probably have so many questions. What should I do? Are they going to be clear of… Read More »Colds in babies – snotty and stuffy nose – help?
Last week I wrote about allergies – phobias of the immune system. In that post, I explained that allergies occur when the body’s immune system… Read More »Prevent allergies by sucking on children’s pacifiers!