As if being pregnant wasn't stressful enough.
Cousins James and Ruby were infected with the Shigellosis bug that has swept Britain. The infectious bug caused seizures, diarrhea, vomiting and painful stomach cramps that lead to hospitalizations of these toddlers.
Measles, also known as rubeola, is a highly contagious disease caused by a type of virus that mostly affects children. In spite of availability of effective vaccine, measles remains to be one of the leading causes of death in young children worldwide.
Many parents believe that when their child is cranky, not eating, drooling and not sleeping enough, they may be experiencing the teething problems. However, despite the advice that the parents have been following for years, a new study in the journal Pediatrics confirms that fevers are not caused by teething infants, rather it may be pointing to another illness that the parents and doctors shouldn’t just ignore.
Fever and teething in infants are not always tied to one another, a new study is reporting.
A sophomore student decided to leave campus as norovirus rages on at the University of Michigan which sickened more than 100 students.
Tiny pet turtles continue to spread salmonella throughout the United States, a new study reported.
Australian researchers reported that scarlet fever is slowly making a comeback.
The Texas Department of State Health Service announced that all health workers linked to the Ebola case in Dallas will be banned from traveling via planes, trains, buses and ships.
Researchers have discovered a new aggressive daytime-biting mosquito capable of transmitting debilitating and possibly deadly virus in the Los Angeles region, officials said Wednesday.
The CDC has lowered the temperature threshold for Ebola fever from 101.5 to 100.4.
Five major U.S. airports will start screening more diligently for any signs of Ebola in passengers traveling from any of the three affected Wes African countries.
The CDC confirmed the first case of Ebola in the U.S.
A new injectable drug was effective in treating influenza symptoms, an analysis of two clinical trials found.
Even though exercising frequently can improve health, there is such a thing as too much exercise.
If you are shopping around for a dentist, you are probably looking for someone who takes your insurance, has a great online reputation and a good standing with the Board of Dental Examiners. However, if you have a family you might be inclined to look for separate dentists for you and your kids. You may want to consider going to a family dentist. In addition to saving you time, a family dentist’s office can keep a history of your brood’s dental records in one place. A family dentist will also be able to provide many different services, so you will not have to run around from clinic to clinic when you have a problem with your teeth. Children will be able to see their parents getting treatment in the same office in which they will be treated. You and your kids will get to know the staff and feel comfortable with them.