WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT ONLINE PAEDIATRIC SERVICES

If you’re a first-time parent, you’ll know the unexpected levels of concern that any health issue with your child will bring. If you’re the parent of more than one child, then you’ll also be acutely aware of how visiting a hospital or clinic and having to wait in line for a diagnosis can be a stressful experience.

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10 MOST IMPORTANT QUALITIES TO LOOK FOR IN A DOCTOR

Don`t we all have a picture of the “perfect doctor” in our head? But: What is a good doctor? We ask this question often among ourselves-in our daily work. We sometimes ask other people too, and the wish lists are amazingly similar. And the interesting factor-whether you visit a doctor face to face in his office or in a hospital setting-or if you consider asking for online medical consultation or online second opinion – it seems what we all really want is very similar.

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IS YOUR KID SUFFERING FROM ALLERGIES OR ASTHMA?

Allergies and asthma numbers are still rising-all over the world. The word “allergy” was created by Austrian Paediatrician Clemens von Piquet, He coined the word “allergy” from the Greek allos meaning "other" and ergon meaning "reaction". People who are prone to allergies are often called “atopic”- originating from the greek word “atopos” for strange.

Doctors call the following illnesses “atopic diseases”:

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CONVENTIONAL OR ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE? WHY NOT COMBINE THE BEST OF BOTH?

Do we not all remember heated discussions about conventional and alternative medicine? Those vaccines- lets blame them for everything bad!

Conventional doctors? Just prescribing pills to suppress symptoms, don’t they?

Those homeopathic globuli – they are nothing more than placebo, aren`t they?

Fraud- big time!

People tend to get really upset and very dogmatic when it comes to what kind of medicine works best.

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FORMULA VS BREASTFEEDING YOUR PREMATURE BABY

A premature infant is a baby born before 37 weeks gestation. Having a premature infant can be a time of great stress and when it comes to feeding your infant there will be lots of questions.

It is possible that your baby may need a short time on parental nutrition (TPN) which is nutrition delivered via intravenous, followed by tube feeding and then on to oral feeding (breast or bottle). Your medical team can support you in the decisions about feeding your baby and whether you would like to breastfeed or formula feed your child.

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CHRONIC STRESS - 10 TIPS FOR HEALING

Chronic stress is a huge problem, not only for parents, unfortunately for children as well. Everything in our modern world needs to  to be faster, better and on Social Media instantly! The effects  on our health are  noticeable – even in young children. Here are some tips to understand – and solve the problem.

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FOOD ALLERGIES: WHY A FOOD CHALLENGE IS VERY OFTEN HELPFUL

Has your child recently been tested positive for food allergies? Are you in doubt or get conflicting or even contradictive information about your child`s allergy? Then you should know about the “food challenge test” -it may help you clarify what is actually going on….

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CHILDHOOD ALLERGIES: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Over the last years doctors  have seen allergy numbers rising and rising all over the world.  In the western world, around 30% of the population suffer from allergies.  Childhood allergies have almost doubled in the last decade.  And yet, allergies are still underdiagnosed and-undertreated ! But there is also good news…

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PREMATURE BABIES ARE SO SPECIAL

Premature babies can survive with sometimes little  medical support from 23 weeks of gestation onwards. A 23-weeker is very tiny, but the baby has everything ! Above all-they need our love and support and they can always surprise us...

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XMAS PRESENTS FOR LITTLE FOODIES

Christmas is coming….Frozen costumes, Star wars figurines and Disney creations are on display and the kids are getting excited as they watch the countdown on the advent calendar.

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