Kawasaki Disease: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and
Kawasaki disease is a rare childhood illness that affects the blood vessels and can harm the coronary arteries, which carry blood to the heart muscle. The disease usually affects children under the age of 5 and is most common in Asian children (particularly Japanese and Korean), but can also affect all ethnic groups.
While the cause is not known by scientists and medical experts, kids with Kawasaki disease can recover within a few days if symptoms are recognised early. How
New Study: How to Improve Sleep Quality Naturally
You might have known that vegetables boast a host of benefits for your health. But could topping up your meals with veggies and other fibre-rich foods be the secret to getting a good night’s sleep?
A new study by researchers from the Institute of Human Nutrition at Columbia University Medical Center in New York studied how dietary choices could affect our sleep patterns.
During the study, the research team recruited 26 adults between the ages of 30 and 45 who were of
Three Cough Symptoms in Your Child to Look Out For
Did you know that on average, pre-schoolers and primary school children go through three to eight episodes of cough and/ or cold per year – and that the majority of them get better without complications within one to two weeks?
Unfortunately though, some children's coughs are not as simple as the rest, and may warrant more care and attention than the common cough and cold.
So, how do we know what’s cause for worry and what’s not? The answer might lie in careful li
15 Amazing Uses of Epsom Salt in Your Daily Life
Epsom salt is a pure and natural mineral compound which was first discovered in the bitter saline spring in Surrey, England. Made of magnesium and sulfate, Epsom salt has gained popularity for its numerous health benefits, and the many uses for beauty and household cleaning.
From regulating enzyme activity in your body to a natural face cleanser, here are some amazing ways to incorporate Epsom salt into your everyday life:
1. A natural way to relax your bo
5 Simple Tips to Improve Your Child’s Attention
Some children may face difficulty in focusing while doing their homework or during quiet time activities such as writing and colouring. This can be frustrating for parents as children with short attention span tend to get bored and impatient very easily, which causes them to lack motivation and self-initiative in learning activities.
According to child developmental experts, the average duration of a child’s attention span varies from two to five minutes for each year of