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
Caring for a sick child
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?
There is no drug that worries parents more than corticosteroids. When I ask why parents are reluctant to give their child corticosteroids, fears of side… Read More »Corticosteroids for children – dangerous or not?
Intrinsic or non-allergic asthma is common in preschool children. The symptoms occur when children have a cold and presents with difficulty breathing and coughing, often… Read More »Asthma in children – Symptoms and Treatments
Giving children medicine is one of the difficult parts of parenting. Children are often given liquid medicine, but it’s common for them refuse to take… Read More »Giving children medicine when they vomit or refuse to take liquid penicillin