Tag: Children’s Health

Multiple Tree Nut Allergies: ‘The Second Wave’

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These days it would be a rare occasion for people around a dinner table to not have allergies, sensitivities or intolerances to food. Celiac...

Why Children Need Consistent Bedtimes!

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When school-aged children do not acquire a healthy bedtime routine, weariness and agitation can greatly affect their academic performance, physical growth and development. Some children...

Colds, Fever and Flu: Getting the Facts Straight

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Now, more than ever before, children have an increased possibility of getting sick from a myriad of contagions.  COVID-19 and other viruses and flues...

Your Child’s First Trip to the Dentist! Do You Know...

The Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (CAPD), a provider of diagnostic, preventive, therapeutic and consultative expertise for children, recommends a dental assessment within 6...

Artificial Pancreas for Young Children with type I diabetes Approved by...

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No more finger pricks. No severe low blood sugar events.  No second guessing blood-glucose levels. The FDA has authorized and approved an algorithm that enables...

800 Million Children Exposed to Poisonous Lead Levels

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One third of the world’s children have lead levels exceeding 5 micrograms per decilitre - a cautionary, toxic threshold monitored by WHO and the...

Possible Link between Paediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome & COVID-19

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Health experts are investigating a possible link between COVID-19 and children suffering from multi-system inflammatory disease. Two months ago, over 20 children presented at a...

WHO Appeals for Tuberculosis Treatment amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that one quarter of the world’s population is infected with TB bacteria.  That number equates to 1.95 billion...

Homeless Children All Time High in the United States

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Who would have thought that United States, the land of promise, freedom and equal opportunity, has statistics indicative of a third world or war-torn...

Measles Remains One of the Leading Causes of Death Among Young...

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If I could, I would post the pictures of every single child who died from measles – a vaccine-preventable disease. If I could, I would...

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