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My 3months baby have cough and mild catarrh. Gave him Vit c drops of 0.5mls but the catarrh still sounds like it's blocked while c...
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Babies with cough and catarrh, continue to breastfeed Exclusively and keeping baby warm. Avoidance of smoke and people with cough and catarrh are what to do. No need for medications. If child should develop breathing difficulties kindly take to see a Paediatrician.
How do I know If my daughter of 20months is growing in terms of Heights not weights? Thanks.
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An average newborn has a height of 50cm and it becomes 75cm at one year and about 77cm at age 2 years. Your baby's height may also a reflection of the height of your husband and you. Tall parents have tall children and vice versa.
Please how many mls of Albendazole should be given to a one year 3months old? Thanks a lot
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Dear Mum, For children 1 – 2 years, give 200mg tablet or 10ml of the suspension of Albendazole.
please help!!! My 7 months old baby fontanelles not pulsating. What do I do
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Dear Mum, it's a normal phenomenon. It doesn't have to pulsate and you you don't have to see pulsations.
A very big thank you to this platform ... I'm impressed But please, what can I feed my 7 months old baby with to make her add wei...
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Welcome ma'am. At 7months baby should be on complementary feeding with breastmilk too. Ensure to give variety of well balanced complementary food and avoid foods with empty cabs......include fruits and vegetables.
It's urgent am scared what could be wrong with my baby of one year and one mouth yesterday his diaper dry as if he did not urinate...
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Give him water in a non-threatening way.... Just make the water available in lovely sipy cups and also model by drinking water randomly through the day... Not necessarily immediately after the meals"
My baby just collected her 10th-week immunization and I have given her paracetamol but she has been crying uncontrollably. Please...
You can also apply an ice pack to the injection site. She will be fine.
Pls, my baby birth weight was 1.7kg, she is 7 months now and she weighs 6.9kg is it OK?Secondly, she is yet to start teething...
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Yes ma, your baby's weight is on track. Use below to track his weight subsequently
please what can make stay awake at night often?
Do you mean, what can make a baby stay awake all night?
My baby is having serious rashes ( eela) all over her body pls what can I use?
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Treatment of rashes can only be determined by a doctor or dermatologist. Kindly see one so your baby can be properly reviewed.
My grandchild is one year old, and she is not eating very well, what is your advice.
You have to be patient
My 5months old baby has been stooling since 2days ago( like 3 to 4 times daily) and she started having catarrh today. What do I do...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Dear mom, is your baby on exclusive breastfeeding? Dose the poo sink completely into the diaper?
what can be the cause of a greenish colouration in a baby normal stool? someone said it is due to teething(5months). is this true?...
Dr Aina Johnson

Paediatrician

Teething has got no connection with the stool.
My baby is 8 months and two weak but temperature is too much
Hello ma'am, how did you check the temperature?
Please how do I confirm measles in an 18-month-old who was immunized at 9months? He has a fever and some rashes on his face with c...
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You have to take your baby to the hospital to confirm if it is measles or not. They are different kind of rash and it takes a doctor to physically examine to determine which kind is.
Pls, I need your help. My baby of 3 years, plus have catarrh this started when she was 4 months old. I took her to the hospital or...
Catarrh is a common name for upper respiratory tract infections. Others may call it cold or rhinitis and it is usually caused by viruses
My 7 months old son stopped sucking not that he can eat other food well, I have tried forcing him to suck but he keeps bitting me,...
It is advisable you see a paediatrician to review your baby.
pls for three weeks my baby can't poop unless I enemas her with warm water, secondly she normally has dried throat which at times...
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Please stop the hot water process, your baby is fine. Also note that exclusive breast fed babies do not necessarily poo every day and can stay up to 2 weeks without passing stools as long as the stools come out normal when they finally come.
My baby boy clock 10months on Sunday. But his till trying to stand on his legs. But he moves his walker himself with reverse
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Babies walk at different times. Kindly see a Paediatrician only if he is not yet walking by 18months. However I am sure he will walk before then.
Pls, my little brother (5yrs) has dark marks from after-effects of chickenpox on his skin and it's been there for a long time now....
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Please, be patient most spots will clear on their own....You can try Bio oil or shea butter too if it may help