Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD): Why your child is at risk
Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) is a viral infection common among children. While the virus is present throughout the year, seasonal outbreaks are a frequent occurrence in childcares, schools, and kindergartens.
What is this itch and will it go away? A look into chickenpox
Chickenpox is one of the most common childhood infections caused by a virus called varicella-zoster. This extremely contagious disease can be spread through contact with the infected person’s blisters and bodily fluids such as saliva or mucus. In fact, it is so contagious, the virus can even be airborne and transmitted through coughing and sneezing!
Common cold: The most common infectious disease that is affecting your child
The common cold is the most common infectious disease in the world. While adults are susceptible to this disease, children with less developed immune systems are especially prone to falling prey to the common cold. In fact, it is estimated that children can catch a cold up to eight times a year on average!
Trouble Sleeping - How To Help Your Child Get Quality Sleep
Getting enough quality sleep is crucial for a child’s development and well-being as it affects their mood, attention, learning, and memory. However, many parents have to deal with the difficulty of getting their child into bed every night. Here are some suggestions to make bedtime easier for you and your child!