Shaken Baby Syndrome

A large number of child deaths are reported in South Africa each year. A lot of deaths relate to neglect, abuse or murder. Despite this, there's a knowledge gap in relation to understanding the issue....

Amniotic fluid problems

The importance of amniotic fluid Amniotic fluid is essential for pregnancy and foetal development. Amniotic fluid is a watery substances residing inside a casing called the amniotic membrane or sac. ...

Choosing a pre-school

Becoming a parent is a momentous; life-changing event filled with hopes, expectations and naturally some fears. Parents often learn and grow alongside their children, as they face the challenges of pa...

Newborn reflexes

Although newborn babies are physically helpless and vulnerable at birth, they have a number of amazing innate abilities or reflexes. Reflexes are involuntary movements or actions, designed to protect ...

Mastitis

Mastitis is an inflammation of the breast that can lead to infection. The word “mastitis” is derived from the Greek word “mastos” meaning “breasts”, while the suffix “-itis” denotes “inflammation”. Ma...

Pelvic floor exercises

Although your new baby will probably bring you immense emotional satisfaction, physically you may feel uncomfortable and strange in your own skin. After 9 months of pregnancy and hormonal changes, you...

Colic

Babies cry because they need to communicate something and most parents, especially new moms, find it distressing to see or hear an unhappy baby. In time, you will learn to recognize the various causes...

Antenatal Classes

Antenatal classes are informative sessions provided to prepare expecting parents for the birth of their child and the early days of being a parent.Most antenatal classes are run by Midwives and occasi...

Strap-in-the-Future

The Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 was launched on the 11 May 2011. It is a global declaration of war against road crashes and fatalities. According to Mr Sibusiso Ndebele, MP Minister of ...

  • Shaken Baby Syndrome

    Tuesday, 21 July 2015 16:28
  • Amniotic fluid problems

    Thursday, 14 May 2015 12:54
  • Choosing a pre-school

    Friday, 10 April 2015 17:50
  • Newborn reflexes

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:49
  • Mastitis

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:41
  • Pelvic floor exercises

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:20
  • Colic

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:11
  • Antenatal Classes

    Monday, 03 June 2013 09:34
  • Strap-in-the-Future

    Thursday, 30 June 2011 13:52

Medical A -Z

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1 **A-Z Medical References
2 Abdominal Pain
3 Allergies
4 Allergies to Formula
5 Anaphylaxis
6 Asthma
7 Bilharzia
8 Blighted ovum
9 Boils
10 Bow Legs
11 Bronchitis
12 Celiac disease
13 Chicken Pox
14 Choking
15 Chronically ill Children
16 Cleft Lip and Palate
17 Clubfoot
18 Colds
19 Congenital Heart Disease
20 Congenital Hip Dislocation
21 Congenital Ptosis
22 Constipation
23 Coughing (persistent)
24 Croup
25 Dermatis (contact)
26 Diarrhoea
27 Disorders of Elimination
28 Down Syndrome
29 Drowning
30 Ear Infections
31 Ectopic Pregnancy
32 Eczema
33 Epilepsy
34 Eye Problems
35 Factors affecting fertility
36 Fever
37 Fighting Malaria
38 Flat Feet
39 Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
40 Foot Problems
41 Fractures
42 Gestational Diabetes
43 Giardiasis
44 Glandular Fever
45 GORD in Infants and Children
46 Grommets
47 Haemophilia
48 Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
49 Head Lice
50 Headaches
51 Hearing
52 Hepatitis
53 Hives
54 Immunisation
55 Immunisation: A History
56 Imperforate anus
57 Impetigo
58 In Vitro Fertilization
59 Infections - What is an Infection?
60 Infertility in Women
61 Inguinal hernias
62 Insect Bites
63 Jaundice
64 Kawasaki Disease
65 Knock Knees
66 Malaria
67 Male Infertility
68 Measles
69 Meningitis
70 Molluscum Contagiosum
71 Mumps
72 Muscle Pain
73 Muscular Dystrophy
74 Night Terrors
75 Pains (common childhood)
76 Perthes’ Disease
77 Pneumonia
78 Poisoning
79 Preeclampsia
80 Psoriasis
81 Reflux
82 Reflux
83 Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
84 Rheumatoid Arthritis
85 Ringworm
86 Scabies
87 Scarlet Fever
88 Seborrheic Dermatitis
89 Sensory Processing Disorder Checklist
90 Sensory Processing Disorder/ Sensory Integration Dysfunction
91 Sickle Cell Disease
92 SIDS
93 Sinusitis
94 Skin Allergies
95 Sleep problems and sleep disorders in children
96 Smoking and the effects thereof
97 Sore Throat
98 Spina Bifida
99 Stools (normal variations)
100 Strep Throat
101 Swimmer's Itch
102 Swollen Glands
103 TB
104 Tetanus
105 Thrush
106 Thumb Sucking
107 Tonsils
108 Tourette Syndrome (TS)
109 Trichotillomania (Hair Pulling)
110 TrichStar
111 Undescended Testes
112 Urinary Tract Infections
113 Vaginal or perineal tears
114 Vision
115 Vomiting
116 Worms
117 Yeast Infections