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What are febrile seizures?

Febrile seizures are convulsions brought on by fever in infants or small children. During a febrile seizure, a child often loses consciousness and shakes, moving limbs on both sides of the body. Less commonly, the child becomes rigid or has twitches in only a portion of the body. Most febrile seizures last a minute or two, although some can

For most infants feeding is a natural process, however 25% of otherwise normally developing infants and upto 80% of those with developmental handicaps have been reported to have feeding/eating problems. This can lead not only to disrupt ealy development but also is linked to later deficits of cognitive development, behavioral problems.......

An ear infection is an inflammation of the middle ear, usually caused by bacteria, that occurs when fluid builds up behind the eardrum. Anyone can get an ear infection, but children get them more often than adults.....

Bronchiolitis is a common respiratory problem in infants which is associated with wheezing......

Breath holding spells are episodes of brief, involuntary cessations of breathing that occur in children in response to stimuli such as anger, frustration, fear or injury. A breath holding spell is a reflexive response that occurs in some healthy young children, usually between the ages of about eight months and two years....

What is atopy?

Atopy means having an inherited likelihood of developing the conditions of asthma, eczema, infantile dermatitis, hay fever, and allergic rhinitis. Many children with asthma also have one or more of the other atopic conditions.........

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