Kids Health

Fever in children

Fever in children

Fever in children is an increase in body temperature and is usually a protective response to...
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Bed Wetting (aka 'Enuresis'): Causes and Treatments

Bed Wetting (aka 'Enuresis'): Causes and Treatments

Enuresis is generally defined as the persistence of inappropriate urination beyond the age when...
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Healthy mum, healthy kids

Healthy mum, healthy kids

From the day you decide to start a family, your health is entwined with that of your...
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Nappy Rash - Causes, Treatments, Prevention

Nappy Rash - Causes, Treatments, Prevention

Nappy rash is a type of dermatitis that affects the buttocks, genitals and thighs of babies....
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Stutterers: shamed and misunderstood

Stutterers: shamed and misunderstood

A slight stutter in childhood may become far more serious one as the child feels increasingly...
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Why is measles a threat?

Why is measles a threat?

Measles can have serious complications. These are more likely in malnourished children. Vitamin A...
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You think your child is being bullied at school

You think your child is being bullied at school

You have an idea that your child is being bullied at school, but don’t know how to approach the...
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Beat those back-to-school blues

Beat those back-to-school blues

While many parents are only too grateful when the back-to-school advertisements start appearing,...
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Chickenpox

Chickenpox

Chickenpox is a common, worldwide childhood disease. Find details on symptoms, diagnosis and...
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Childhood depression - When hugs are not enough

Childhood depression - When hugs are not enough

Depression is a common and serious childhood mental...
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Colic - Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

Colic - Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

Colic is a topic surrounded by myths and legends with numerous wonder...
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Cyberbullies: is your child safe?

Cyberbullies: is your child safe?

The omnipresence of technology means bullying can follow children where ever they...
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