Measles: What Is It? 5 (2)

Measles is a very contagious infectious disease caused by the measles virus. It is so contagious that up to 90% non-vaccinated persons will get infected after being in contact with the virus.

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Constipation is defined as abnormally delayed or difficulty in defecation (bowel opening). If your child continues to have symptoms despite changing the diet, modifying the lifestyle and increasing fluid intake, then your child may need treatment.

Children Constipation

Constipation In Children: What Is It? 4.8 (4)

The peak incidence of constipation is between 2-4 years of age when parents start to toilet train their children. Around half the kids experience constipation at least once during childhood!

Child Vaccination

Why Vaccinate Your Child? 5 (1)

Vaccines work by introducing a weakened or dead form of either the bacteria or virus (known as the antigen). This vaccine encourages the body to create…

Toddler Abdomen

Hydrocoele and Inguinal Hernias In Children 5 (7)

Hernias and hydrocoeles are the commonest conditions seen by paediatric surgeons as they occur in about 3-5% of children. The cause for both these conditions is the failure of the processus vaginalis to close before or just after birth

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Biliary Atresia 4.5 (2)

Biliary Atresia is a progressive inflammatory fibrosis of the biliary tract and the disease starts in the extra hepatic bile ducts and extends into the…

Mom & Child

Hypospadias 4 (1)

Hypospadias is a congenital birth defect whereby the opening of the urethra (where the urine comes out off) is on the underside of the penis instead of…