Kids Health

9Jul2019

What is an allergy ? Allergy is due to a hypersensitive immune system overreacting to substances that we normally shouldn’t react to because they are harmless. This includes things like pollen, dust mites and many different food products such as nuts. A severe reaction to these allergens which may b[…]

9Jul2019

Abstract Our bones play very important roles in general movement, posture and protecting vital organs. As we get older and suffer from joint and movement pain, bone fractures and osteoporosis we often wonder “why, oh why did I not look after my bones?” A crucial period to influence bone strength and[…]

9Jul2019

Keeping “baby fat” for too long can put a child’s health at risk. How can you help your child get fit and maintain a healthy weight into adulthood? The following steps may be helpful: Be Active! Get your family focused on fitness. Go bike riding in the park or running around the block. There are so […]

9Jul2019

First fact The human brain contains more than 100,000,000,000 neurons (100 billion) at birth. Second fact By 8 months of age, the human brain has established over 1,000 trillion connections (synapses). The number of connections decline with age, an adult brain has around 100 trillion connections. On[…]

9Jul2019

Your baby’s development in the first two years of life is truly remarkable. It is amazing how much they can actually understand and observe even though they may struggle to communicate back to you. Let’s take a look at some of the fascinating stages and milestones of their development. 0 – 4 weeks C[…]