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ADHD Parents

Will Your Child Inherit ADHD?

Whether you have recently been diagnosed with ADHD, have been living with ADHD for many years, or suspect you have undiagnosed ADHD, a question almost all parents  ask is: “Will my children have ADHD, too?” The answer to this question depends on several factors. The most significant cause of ADHD is genes, which means that […]

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ADHD Anxiety

Why Anxiety Disorder Is So Often Misdiagnosed?

Anxiety disorders get more frequent, more debilitating, and become more noticeable as the child moves into adolescence and adulthood.

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Infection

What is monkeypox?

Monkeypox symptoms in kids: As monkeypox cases in the UK and a couple of other countries are on rise, it is important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of the viral zoonotic disease. In kids, especially, some of the monkeypox may be similar to chicken pox like rashes, fever, and aches.

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COVID19 Parents

No Covid-19 vaccine for SA ‘any time soon’, as long as we keep having Loadshedding.

The chance of SA getting a significant volume of the vaccine in the next few months is “improbable”, said Wits University, professor of vaccinology Shabir Madhi. “The most highly optimistic projection is that we’d be fortunate to get any by the end of the second quarter next year.”The other problem is that the vaccine needs […]

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ADHD

Why are there fewer cases of COVID in children?

Recent information published in a medical journal (American Society for Microbiology) a few days ago may indicate that the MMR( measles, mumps, rubella) vaccine is possibly protective in some way! Antibody immunity to mumps has shown to reduced severity of COVID 19  in those under the age of 42 who have received MMR vaccination. A […]

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COVID19

Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19

Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19 ​​T​o protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, the CDC now recommends ​cloth face coverings be used when outside. But what about children? Read on for answers to some frequently asked questions about cloth face coverings and children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Why are people wearing cloth face coverings […]

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Breast feeding

Deciding to breastfeed (The Basics)

Do doctors recommend breastfeeding?Yes. Doctors recommend breastfeeding your baby for at least 1 year (12 months) if possible. For the first 6 months, breast milk is the only food a baby needs. Most babies start eating other foods, in addition to breast milk, when they are 4 to 6 months old.

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Schooling

Learning disabilities (The Basics)

Patient education: Learning disabilities (The Basics)   What are learning disabilities?Learning disabilities are problems that cause a child to have trouble learning. For example, a child might have problems learning to read, write, or do math. Learning disabilities do not have anything to do with how smart a child is. Children with learning disabilities can […]

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Alternative medicine Parents

The End of Chiropractic

An article written by 3 chiropractors and a PhD in physical education and published on December 2, 2009 in the journal Chiropractic and Osteopathy may have sounded the death knell for chiropractic. The chiropractic subluxation is the essential basis of chiropractic theory. A true subluxation is a partial dislocation: chiropractors originally believed bones were actually out […]

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Parents

Newborn chiropractic care Where is the evidence?

Newborn chiropractic care: Where is the evidence? Share   ABC Health & Wellbeing By Bianca Nogrady Updated 20 June 2016 at 10:49 am First posted 20 June 2016 at 10:38 am YOUTUBE: This clip from RN includes segments from the original video showing Ian Rossborough doing spinal manipulation on a newborn To first-time parents, handling […]