head lice

Head Lice

Anyone can get head lice. The best way to treat it is with fine tooth comb, non-prescriptions lotion for all

Hand, foot and mouth disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness that is caused by a viral infection. The most

Polio: symptoms, causes and treatment

What is polio? Polio (which is short for poliomyelitis) is an infectious disease that can cause permanent muscle weakness, paralysis,

Head Lice: All you need to know

General Information How are head lice spread? Symptoms of head lice Wet comb technique to find lice How are head

Video: How to treat head lice

Video: How to treat head lice

Some facts about head lice: Head lice (or nits) are small insects that breed and feed on the human scalp

Diabetes: tips for children

Diabetes is a chronic (ongoing) condition characterised by high blood sugar levels due to the body’s inability to produce or

Measles: what you need to know

Measles is a very infectious and potentially serious illness that is caused by a type of virus called paramyxovirus. It

Good motor skills the key to fit kids

Children’s physical activity levels have declined over the past few decades, often in lieu of increased time spent in front

Juvenile chronic arthritis

Juvenile chronic arthritis or juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is long-term joint inflammation (arthritis) in children. It is not one condition,

Special diets for autism lack evidence

In children with autism, a variety of gastrointestinal problems and associated symptoms are often reported, which has led to the

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