Paracetamol This is perhaps best known to parents as Calpol (UK and Ireland), Panadol or Crocin (Australia) or Tylenol (in the States), however, there are other brand names. There are two different preparations of Calpol depending on age (120mg/ 5mls or 250mg/5mls) so make sure to clarify what the parent has at home. Paracetamol can […]
I have seen a lot of babies these days who came to see me for various reasons but unrelated to the original issue, they are not talking. This is possibly due to 2 reasons. Firstly they are not going to nurseries (nurseries were closed due to Covid or parents too afraid to send them to […]
We see lot of children these days, whose parents are worries that their child does not eat any solid food and turns their head the other way when offered any food. It’s natural to worry whether your child is getting enough food if they refuse to eat sometimes. But it’s perfectly normal for toddlers to […]
When the smallest lives are in your hands, you need equipment you can depend on like the babyPAC emergency and transport ventilator.
Coronavirus facts: Most people will get a mild infection, but the pattern is clear in the most severe cases. A World Health Organization examination of data from 56,000 patients suggests:6% become critically ill – lung failure, septic shock, organ failure and risk of death14% develop severe symptoms – difficulty breathing and shortness of breath80% develop […]
Coronavirus (COVID-19) COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways which is caused by a virus called coronavirus. What’s the risk of coronavirus in the UK? The UK Chief Medical Officers have raised the risk to the public from low to moderate. Health professionals are working to contact anyone who has […]
We have already started to see atlleast 2-3 cases of severe Bronchiolitis every day. It is a very common respiratory illness in babies less than 1 year of age, in winter. It can be caused by several viruses, but this year, it seems to be the well associated, Respiratory Syncitial Virus coming back with a […]