Monthly Archives: August 2018

What to know about chronic ear infections

Chronic, or recurring ear infections require medical attention. They are caused by a build-up of fluid behind the eardrum that persists or keeps coming back. Chronic ear infections are more common in children. In this article, we look at the types, causes, and treatments for chronic ear infections. …read more

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What to know about MRSA in children

MRSA is a potentially serious bacterial infection. Children and toddlers can pick up MRSA from other kids, usually when the bacteria enter a cut or scrape. In this article, learn how to identify a MRSA infection in a child, what to do next, and how to prevent the infection from spreading. …read more

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What are gastritis and duodenitis?

Gastritis and duodenitis are two similar conditions that involve inflammation of regions of the digestive tract. They share many symptoms, including stomach pain and nausea, and have the same causes. The treatment will depend on the cause of the problem, but doctors can usually cure these conditions effectively. …read more

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What is the best home remedy for toenail fungus?

People can treat fungal infections of the toenail with medication, but sometimes this can cause side effects. Some home remedies and natural treatments may help treat toenail fungus, such as baking soda, vinegar, and mouthwash. Learn more about them and the scientific evidence to support their use here. …read more

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Responsive parenting affects childhood weight

Teaching first-time mothers how to respond to their infant’s body cues reduced the child’s weight by age 3 compared with a control group. …read more

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