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Health Issues – Baby

Caring for your baby requires you to keep an eye out for potential health issues and signs before they develop into serious health problems and illnesses. Use the information given in this area on health issues of babies to understand the signs of common illness in your baby in the light of scientific research and learn to treat them accordingly through common sense parenting tactics. Sometimes, babies feel unwell and fall ill due to numerous reasons and despite parents’ caring, which is pretty normal as your baby’s immune system is still developing, and its body is learning to adjust to this world. However, lack of concern and care from the parents’ and caregivers’ side can turn even a minor health issue like gas and flu into a major one. Likewise, medicines should only be given to them only after talking to a doctor or a parenting consultant. Therefore, being vigilant and having relevant knowledge and tips can help parents from a lot of stress.

Urinary Tract Infections in Mothers and Possible Heart Defects in Newborns Maternal Urinary Tract Infections and Selected Cardiovascular Malformations.

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Urinary Tract Infections in Mother and Possible Heart Defects in Newborn
Urinary Tract Infections in Mother and Possible Heart Defects in Newborn

Congenital cardiovascular malformations are, unfortunately, frequent and serious birth defects that occur in 10 out of every 1,000 live births. Multiple investigations have been done to determine the possible causes of these malformations. Some research assessed if maternal infections could be related to these birth defects. These research trials had some striking results. There was…

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Recognizing and Treating Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) in Babies

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Recognizing and Treating GERD in Babies
A baby suffering from GERD is found to be crying inconsolably, clenching its fingers, vomiting, arching its back, etc.

It is normal for babies to spit out milk during and after feeding. However, there is a severe digestive issue that can occur in infants called gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD can strike at any time of the day, usually after the baby has been fed. GERD, also known as acid reflux, causes food and…

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Does My Baby Have Gas or Colic?

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Gas or Colic…Which One Does Your Baby Have And How to Find Relief
Gas or Colic…Which One Does Your Baby Have And How to Find Relief

While gas can cause discomfort and pain in babies, colic is more intense. Colic in babies causes prolonged crying episodes that may be associated with severe abdominal pain. Gas, on the other hand, is a general term, and it can be a symptom of colic. Gas versus Colic Colic generally makes its appearance in the…

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