CHILD HEALTH

A healthy child means, one is physically, mentally and socially fit. It is very important for parents that there child is healthy in terms of above norms from conception to adolescence. It is rare for children to become seriously ill with no warning signs and symptoms. Based on your child's symptoms, one should consult physician for advice. Timely treatment of symptoms can prevent an illness from getting worse or turning into an emergency.

Common signs and symptoms related to child health are:

growth related, over weight or under weight, crying, irritability, bed wetting, milestone defects, frequent illness

Some of the common health troubles of children are as follows:-  

  • Asthma
  • Allergy
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Congenital anomalies
  • GIT disturbances
  • Development disabilities
  • Emotional and behaviour disorders
  • Learning disability
  • Low immunity
  • Malnutrition / obesity
  • Tonsillitis / Adenoids

 

 

 

 

TEEN HEALTH

As a teenager, one go through many changes. The body is transforming by growing to become its adult size. Along with these changes, a teen probably become more independent and make more of own choices. Some of the biggest decision making issues he/she can face are about health.

Issues involving weight, body image, prevention of disease, drug abuse, puberty and sexual development are typical concerns of this age group. Illnesses can hinder their ability to grow and develop to their full potential.Alcohol or tobacco use, drugs, lack of physical activity, unprotected sex and/or exposure to violence are some other main concerns.