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Allergies to Bathing Products
Allergies to Bathing Products
A rising number of children suffer from allergies. Find out why some of the common causes are bubble bath, soaps or sun care lotions and learn how to avoid reactions....
Anaphylaxis: What You Need to Know
Anaphylaxis: What You Need to Know
Discover the facts about anaphylaxis and what you need to know in case a child in your care is affected....
Asthma in Children and Exposure to Dust
Asthma in Children and Exposure to Dust
Recent studies indicate that exposure to dust actually helps children develop a resistance to asthma. Is your house too clean?...
Choosing an Egg-Free Diet
Choosing an Egg-Free Diet
A look at egg-free diets, especially for children who suffer from egg allergy, including a look at foods that may contain eggs or egg byproducts....
Coealic Disease and Avoiding Gluten
Coealic Disease and Avoiding Gluten
Discover how to keep your child safe if they have coeliac disease, what the symptoms of the condition are, and how best to incorporate this special diet into your…...
Colic in a Breastfed Baby
Colic in a Breastfed Baby
Discover why colic occurs in breastfed babies, and how changes to the mother's diet can help to prevent this uncomfortable condition....
Coping with Pollen Allergies
Coping with Pollen Allergies
More people, particularly children, are becoming allergic to pollen, so find out how to spot the symptoms and how you can ease your child's discomfort....
Dealing With Allergies to Medications
Dealing With Allergies to Medications
If your child is allergic to certain medications, find out what precautions you need to take to ensure they do not suffer from adverse effects....
Does Your Child Have Hidden Allergies?
Does Your Child Have Hidden Allergies?
The signs of allergic responses in children are not always the obvious ones of sneezing, wheezing or skin rashes. There are other signs that every parent should look for....
Hyperactivity and Salicylates in Food
Hyperactivity and Salicylates in Food
Is your hyperactive toddler addicted to certain foods? Discover the links between hyperactivity in children and salicylates in food....
Important E-Numbers to Avoid
Important E-Numbers to Avoid
Most E numbers in food are bad, there is no doubt of that. This article gives a specific list of substances that are banned in certain countries, and others that are…...
Indoor Pollution and Allergies
Indoor Pollution and Allergies
Most allergy specialists around the world now agree that indoor air pollution is one of the most significant causes of asthma attacks and other allergic responses in…...
Medicines That Make Sunshine a Danger
Medicines That Make Sunshine a Danger
Find out which medications, alternative therapies, essential oils and fragrances can react with sunlight to cause blisters, burns and rashes on a child's skin....
Natural Remedies for Childhood Ailments
Natural Remedies for Childhood Ailments
For minor childhood ailments it is best to avoid prescribed drugs and over-the counter medications if you can. There are lots of natural products that can help your…...
Nut Allergies in Children
Nut Allergies in Children
Discover the facts about nut allergies in children....
Persistent Ear Problems
Persistent Ear Problems
Persistent ear infections affect a very large number of pre-school age children every year. Scientists have found some physical reasons why some children are more at…...
Teenager's Problems With Allergies
Teenager's Problems With Allergies
Teenagers often have a surge of allergies when they enter puberty, caused by the extreme disruption of their hormones and other factors. Sensible diet, supplements and…...
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