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Paediatrics

Whooping Cough (Pertussis) – What Parents Should Know 0

Whooping Cough (Pertussis) is a lesser known ailment to many people. Yet, it is a serious condition with serious consequences. That is precisely the reason the TDaP (Tetanus, Diphtheria and

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Signs That Your Baby Has Congenital Heart Defect 1

Heart defects can develop at any stage in life or they can be present since birth, in which case they are called congenital heart defects or CHD. CHD can be

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All about Paediatric Neuro-Surgery 1

From new-born infants to adolescents, children across age groups are vulnerable to a wide range of neurological disorders. This can be caused by congenital (since birth) defects, inherited disorders, injury

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What to Do If Your Child Swallowed Play Dough, Batteries or Other Objects? 3

Infants and toddlers are naturally curious about the world around them. Trying things for the first time is part of the learning process. Unfortunately, this learning often involves putting objects

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What a New Mother Needs to Know About Breastfeeding? 1

A major concern for new mothers is to breastfeed their newborns to provide adequate nutrients. Initially, mothers need to breastfeed every 2 to 3 hours, and each session may take

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What is the proper posture for a child? 3

What is the proper posture for a child?  We’re all familiar with the phrase “Sit up straight or you’ll get back pain”, usually followed by a pat on the back to straighten you

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Baby’s Feet – Development, Problems and Foot Care 1

Babies are born with irresistibly cute feet – tiny, straight toes, soft and pink skin. A newborn’s feet are soft and pliable because they are mostly made of fatty tissue

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COVID 19 And Mothers and Infants – No Cause for Worry 0

We are in the midst of a health crisis that mankind has never faced before. Governments, doctors and health experts across the globe are trying and are confident of bringing

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Common health issues of newborn babies 2

Newborn babies go through some health issues as they adapt to a new world and a new environment. These problems activate their immune system, and eventually, they disappear. Neonatologist or

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Headaches in Children, What Should You Know? 1

Overview Headaches in children are usually nothing too serious and are mostly caused by the same reasons as headaches in adults. The headaches can be of any type like stress-related

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