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Please I need help. Can a baby be immunized a week to the actual immunization date?e.g a baby will be 9month next week which is th...
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The baby should be immunized when he is 9months as indicated in the immunization card schedule but not before. Let the child go for the immunization the as scheduled
My baby of 6weeks navel has been like this for the past two weeks, what can I do? Pls, help a worried mum.
Just keep it dry and clean with spirit daily until it closes fully! There is no need to worry; it will eventually close on its own...Most likely your baby may end up having umbilical hernia or big navel.
Please, I need help with a drug can I give my 3 years old son that easily got angry and destroy things pls help me is getting out...
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Hello mom, temper tantrum is a prolonged anger reaction in an infant or child, characterised by screaming, kicking, noisy behaviour, or throwing him/her self on the ground to get his/her way from a parent. Some people see it as stubbornness. Temper tantrums needs a psychologist to access not drugs
My two years old daughter just left crèche.She used to take all sorts of meals- swallow included.Since she enrolled for s...She relies or takes food drinks, juice, junks and snacks. Meat, fish and pap lavished with milk are her desires. What's responsib...
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She might be bored with the Amala Try giving her a variety of swallow with different presentation using attractive plates and cutleries. Above all, you will need lots of patience . Persistence is key also.
My baby is six months old, Ebf baby, can I give cereal and milk together e.g Cerelac and Nan
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You can give if the child does not react to it ma,we also encourage giving age appropriate milk
My stomach is small and I'm 8months is it normal
Why do some babies crawl with their bellies rather than their knees, as usual, will they adjust later or continue that way. I am a...
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You have nothing to worry about because it is normal developmental milestone.
My baby will be a month in a few days and he's not pooping for days now, pls, what can I do or give him?
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Do not give anything but breastmilk. Kindly note that EBF baby can stay for 2 weeks without pooing because breast milk is easily absorbed in the body and they need to accumulate the waste before passing it out.
My boy is a year and 3months+. He doesn't eat whenever he sees the spoon and plate he runs and sometimes throws up when eating tho...
You have to be patient
My daughter of 5 years always complain of tiredness is it normal and pls home remedy for ringworm
Ringworm is a fungal infection and requires treatment with antifungal agents both oral and topical.Treatment may need to last up to 6 weeks" please see a doctor for treatment
What could be the cause of odour for a 15 months whose teeth are properly cleaned daily?
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"Bad breath or "Halitosis" in children can occur due to several reasons like poor oral hygiene, mouth breathing, tooth decay, gum disease, infections in the mouth, bacteria on the tongue, dry mouth, tonsil stones, foreign objects in the nose and some medical conditions.
What can l use for a boy of 1 month old that always poo poo like 4 to 5 times daily but not watery one though
Good day ma'am, please let the child be seen by a ENT doctor. The pus will be examined and the appropriate treatment can be given.
My friend baby of 3weeks her ear is bringing out pus what cause it and what can be the remedy. Thanks
Good day ma'am, please let the child be seen by a ENT doctor. The pus will be examined and the appropriate treatment can be given.
My boy of just six months always restless, he plays and laughs a lot. The only time he relaxes is when he's asleep or when is abou...He drags everything within/around him to his mouth. Though he has been on exclusive breastfeeding since birth. Am beginning to wor...
There is a level of activity that is still within normal in children depending on their chronological age .....though some mums may look at it as hyperactivity. If however, you think you are not comfortable with your child's level of activity, kindly see a developmental paediatrician.
Please, Can I add honey to a six months old pap?
Do not give honey to infants below 1 year due to risk of Infant botulism.
Hello doctors, is it ok for a woman who wants to have another child in future to be drinking lemon in warm water in every morning?...
Severe pelvic pain with miscarriage.Always having pelvic pains day and night, and got pregnant but can the pelvic pain be the cause of miscarriage and what can caus...
Why should I do Exclusive breastfeeding?
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Breastfeeding also benefits mothers too not only your baby Exclusive breastfeeding is associated with a natural (though not fail-safe) method of birth control (98% protection in the first six months after birth). It reduces risks of breast and ovarian cancer, type II diabetes, and postpartum depression
I have a 9-year girl, can I use the antimalarial drug for her, even if she is not sick, all because of school that will resume nex...
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No you can't please wait till its confirmed by a blood test that she has malaria before commencing any treatment prescribed by a doctor.
Is it ok to give baby malaria drugs when there is no sign of the illness yet? Let's say for prevention..My baby is almost 10 month...
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You are not to be randomly treating malaria in children mums....pls wait till the child actually have malaria confirmed with a blood test and then you can treat the malaria which the doctor will prescribe the anti-malariadrug .