Children’s Health

kids heart health

Kids’ Heart Health Facts

Heart disease can strike people of any age; however, it seems saddest when it strikes children. Perhaps it’s because they are young and haven’t lived their lives yet. There are many issues children may face when it comes to heart related problems. Eight in every 1,000 children are born with congenital heart disease, a problem […]

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dangers of passive smoking

The Dangers Of Passive Smoking For Children

If you have children and you smoke, you’re causing them harm, perhaps unwittingly. Passive (second-hand) smoking causes thousands of deaths due to heart disease and cancer every year. Millions of children inhale the smoke simply from living in the homes of parents and relatives who smoke. Children’s lungs are still developing, so they are much […]

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pediatric digestive disorders

Pediatric Digestive Disorders Explained

Often times, children can suffer from digestive disorders more frequently than adults, because they are still growing. Their organs and other body parts haven’t fully developed, and this means that minor issues can quickly become major problems that need urgent treatment. You need to be careful, though; your children may say that they don’t feel […]

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children video games dangers

How Do Video Games Affect Children’s Health?

There are so many video games available today, that it would be almost impossible not to find some that appeal to children of any age. Because technology keeps on improving, the games become more “real” over time, and therefore more appealing to the players. However, there are numerous health risks children can face if they […]

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children migraines

Causes And Symptoms Of Migraines In Children

Migraines are common in children; in fact, about70% of the adults who experience them say they first got them when they were children. There are numerous causes of migraines including: stress, bad posture, eyestrain, sitting too long, bright lights, lack of sleep, poor diet, too much caffeine, travelling on an airplane or boat, and so […]

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facts about autism

Facts and Figures About Autism

Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are general names for the collection of complex brain disorders which also include the Asperger Syndrome. These disorders affect both verbal and non verbal communication, social interaction, repetitive behavior and other issues, thereby making the persons suffering from the disorder “different” from people around them. Many people with ASD […]

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childrens health issues

Children’s Health Issues

Children’s health issues today are more serious than ever. It is important for parents and teachers to shoulder responsibility, making sure that the children are doing everything possible to keep their health strong. It is also vital that parents, teachers and doctors let the children know that they have their support if and when it […]

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children obesity

Children Obesity Causes and Solutions

Children’s health has become a far greater problem than ever before. If you compare life nowadays with what it was about 30 years ago, challenges are far different and greater, so parents and society in general have to take a stronger stance to avoid medical problems such as obesity from running rampant. When you think […]

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sleep is essential for good health

Sleep Is Essential For Good Health

Some people find that they get a good night’s sleep almost every night without any trouble. Other people are envious because they have a lot of trouble and no matter what they do, sleep doesn’t come easy and it doesn’t last. It is essential that you get a good night’s sleep so your body’s energies […]

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