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 Dengue Viral Infection

Dengue Viral Infection

Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral infection found in the tropical and subtropical climates world wide, mostly in the urban and semi- urban areas mostly in hot and humid weather. ▪High risk areas include south-east asia, the western pacific islands, latin…

 Causes of Stroke

Causes of Stroke

One of the main causes of Stroke We have always heard of people suffering from the stroke while they were in the washroom and not elsewhere. WHY??? The first and foremost principle while taking a bath is not to wash…

 Hyperacidity (Heart Burning)

Hyperacidity (Heart Burning)

Today’s interesting topic is Acid Reflux in Children which is normally called Acidity or Heartburn :- Basic Principles to avoid Acidity or “Acid Reflux”:- Adopt regular habits to give small meals throughout the day rather than 3 large meals. Don’t…

 Drug Resistant Typhoid

Drug Resistant Typhoid

Pakistan is having an outbreak of extreme “Drug Resistant Typhoid”. 👉🏿Please adopt following steps to avoid getting typhoid and especially “drug resistant typhoid”: 1. Wash your hands before eating food. 2. Wash hands after using the washroom. 3. Avoid eating…

 Hepatitis B & C

Hepatitis B & C

The threat of Hepatitis B & C, is now alarmingly increasing every year. 👉🏿Fortunately enough you can save yourself and your babies / kids by subsequent Vaccination Shots (as per schedule by W.H.O.)! But unfortunately there is still no Vaccine…

 Misconceptions Regarding Polio Drops

Misconceptions Regarding Polio Drops

A couple of misconceptions regarding Polio Drops that needs due clarifications:- ▪Name of the manufacturer (Indian Vaccines / drops are the inferior most). ▪Keep in view the storage conditions. Oral Polio Vaccine must be stored at 4°C. It’s “Cold Chain…

 Thumb or Finger Sucking

Thumb or Finger Sucking

Today’s burning topic for most of the mothers is How to quit your children from “Thumb or Finger Sucking”:-   Thumb sucking is a normal phenomenon in the newborn period & an important way for the infants to be able…

 Impetigo in Children

Impetigo in Children

Impetigo results in a rash that looks like raised, swollen, itchy & oozing red sores. It typically occurs near the mouth & nose but sometimes may involve other areas of the body. This is a “bacterial skin infection”; commonly occurs…

 Anxiety Disorders in Children

Anxiety Disorders in Children

Different Categories of Anxiety Disorders in Children:-   (1) Separation Anxiety Disorder: Usually seen in children between 1 to 3 years of age. Older Children may sometimes also suffer ; if they have excessive fear or anxiety about being separated…