Monthly Archives: September 2014

Threadworms in Children: Best Home Remedies

Threadworms in Children: Best Home Remedies

There are a number of worms that can live In the human body but the most common In temperate climates is the threadworm. The worm usually enters the body as eggs in contaminated food which then hatch in the intestine ...

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Whooping Cough in Children: Symptoms and Treatment

Whooping Cough in Children: Symptoms and Treatment

Whooping cough is one of the most dangerous childhood diseases, especially In babies under 12 months of age. It is caused by the bacterium bordatella pertussis, which causes the airways to become clogged with mucus. Whooping cough begins as an ...

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Wax in the Ears: Prevention and Home Remedies

Wax in the Ears: Prevention and Home Remedies

Some wax in the external ear canal is quite normal. It is produced by glands in the skin of the canal to protect the ear from dust, foreign bodies and infections, and it appears as golden-brown or rust-colored waxy crumbs. The ...

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Warts in Children: Causes and Treatments

Warts in Children: Causes and Treatments

Warts are small benign lumps caused by the wart virus. They are made up of an excess of dead cells that protrude above the surface of the skin. They can appear singly or in alarming numbers over all parts of ...

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Vomiting in Children: Causes and Home Remedies

Vomiting in Children: Causes and Home Remedies

Vomiting is the violent expulsion of the contents of the stomach through the mouth. A baby may posset up small quantities of curdled milk after a feed but this should not be confused with vomiting. Vomiting has many causes, but ...

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