Food allergy is an immune response that causes sensitivity to one or more types of foods. Such intolerance causes unpleasant symptoms from the digestive tract and other body systems. If you start an allergy, it can lead to dire consequences such as anaphylactic shock, even fatal.
Symptoms of a food allergy in a child
For the first time, the symptoms of the presence of food allergies are manifested precisely in childhood. Signs are individual for each child, but most often they appear on the part of the skin and gastrointestinal disorders. However, there is intolerance to products affects the respiratory system. The main signs of an allergy in a child:
Itching and hives;
Colic in the stomach; Continue reading
Whether your child is obese or overweight is visually difficult to figure out. If the problem is already visible to the eye, then this indicates a significant increase in body weight. As a rule, the initial stages are difficult to notice. You can find out exactly whether the child has obesity or excess weight according to the WHO table. It is recommended to carry out system weighings to see the dynamics of weight gain. So, you will notice negative changes in time and you can begin treatment.
In the modern world, the problem of obesity and overweight among children is widespread. WHO calls for special attention to this topic, because such children are especially vulnerable. They have a high risk of developing heart disease, diabetes and infectious diseases. It is difficult for them to lead a full life. It is the parents who must take the first step to help the child. The initial stage is considered overweight. It progresses to obesity, which is divided into 4 degrees. Continue reading
When planning a pregnancy, every woman wants her to come as soon as possible and proceed without complications. But sometimes pregnancy, for some reason, does not occur for a long time. Then it makes sense to go to a doctor who deals with the problem of infertility, to a specialist in the conception and bearing of a child – a reproductologist. When is the consultation of a reproductologist really necessary? Vera Bulgakova, reproductologist with more than 10 years of experience, answers.
When should I contact a reproductologist?
Who is a reproductologist?
A doctor in this area must have a higher medical education in a general medical profile. Then he needs to receive specialization in obstetrics and gynecology (residency or internship). Only after this, the doctor will accept the right to receive additional specialization in the field of reproduction and treatment of infertility. Continue reading
The body of a woman is unique by nature, take only the system of bearing and giving birth to a baby. But unfortunately, this feature can lead to body problems relating exclusively to the female sex.
Some diseases can be cured without serious intervention, while others require extraordinary methods. Not all “unpleasant moments” can be corrected by classical medicine. Osteopathy is a rather unusual direction for many. Due to the fact that it does not use pills, injections. Osteopathic tools – hands. We identify those problems that are usually not immediately noticeable, and fix them.
Consider the female pelvis and its work in general
The female pelvis is the whole system in which there are: all the internal genital organs, the rectum, the bladder and the tissues that surround them. It is the pelvis that forms the birth canal through which the baby will advance during childbirth. Therefore, his condition and development are very important for a woman, both in a normal state and when waiting for a baby. Continue reading
Vitamin D – a fighter for women’s beauty and health. Not all women think that increased tooth sensitivity, hair loss, and many other problems are caused by a deficiency of a substance such as vitamin D. If you are familiar with such symptoms, we recommend that you familiarize yourself with our material that will help to fully clarify and correct the situation.
Vitamin D. What role does it play?
Substances belonging to this group perform a number of functions that are significant for the body:
contribute to the normalization of the exchange of phosphorus, as well as calcium;
carry out the movement of calcium in the bone from the blood; Continue reading