Archive for December, 2010
Contrary to popular belief, stuttering is not a developmental delay or language impairment, but rather a communication disorder. Stuttering is often accompanied by other events: respiratory blockage, contraction of certain parts of the face, diversion of gaze, etc..
The child provided a great effort to speak. Unfortunately, these efforts futile accompanied a physical and psychological strong. Children under 3 are not affected by the statistics. This is the age where children learn to talk and repetition are very frequent. So if your child has some difficulty pronouncing words correctly, especially not jump to conclusions. Read the rest of this entry »
Not easy to be sure that baby will sleep well. Does it happen to sleep alone? Will it warm enough? Is there a risk that he will get hurt? Follow ten golden rules to install the baby to dreamland safely.
Do not sleep on your stomach: It has long advocated that position, but now, it is recommended to sleep on their backs. This reduces the risk of sudden infant death. In case of problems, the baby did not have the strength to return or recover. On the back, the baby’s face is clear and can breathe easily. Around 6 months he can fall asleep as he wants. He began to wriggle in every direction. That means it now has the strength to stand up where he feels the need.
The crib is imperative to the age of 2 years: Make sure that the bars are spaced less than 6 cm to prevent the infant spends his head. Read the rest of this entry »
You are new parents and you hear or see the baby’s neighbor is already doing this and while you still does nothing. After this, you wonder if everything goes well for your baby or if it is a little late. You should know that the psychomotor development of a child is perfectly correlated with the development of its brain system.
Thus, each child is unique, but to be quite certain of the status of your child, here are some benchmarks. For a baby, he is slowly able to control his header from two months but may extend to six months. From seven months to twelve months, the baby should already have the ability to hold in the sitting position. Read the rest of this entry »
Before placing in the world, a child is exposed to possible genetic diseases they inherit from his parents. These diseases could be diagnosed by the methods called amniocentesis or the chorionic villus sampling. It goes without saying that these methods are very effective but unfortunately dangerous for the baby: there was a 0.7% increase in the number of miscarriages as a result of the examinations.
Fortunately, medicine is evolving and it can open up new perspectives. Thus, a team of researchers from the University of Hong Kong came to isolate the DNA sequence of a fetus through the mother’s blood. The result is that they were able to identify 94% fetal genome. Read the rest of this entry »
The pinworm is one of the most common parasites in children. It is caused by a nematode worm, commonly called “pinworm” (0.5 to 1 cm in length). It is a parasite of the human intestine. This is particularly the children playing in sandboxes that are most infected with the parasite.
The pinworm starts by eating food infected with the parasite. Then, these foods enter the body and carry the eggs of the parasite directly into the intestine where they hatch. These eggs will then reproduce in the gut of the child to spread to other eggs in the stool. Read the rest of this entry »
Parents often wonder what goes on in the heads of their little one especially when the infants restless night or even during the day when they are in their sleep. In other words, we wonder what might well dream a toddler.
Well, according to researchers engaged in the field of sleep, no dream without words. That’s what we can say if you listen well, because researchers says : “The dream is what they say. As the baby does not talk, it is difficult to say that dreams really. If there are dreams, it has nothing to do with the dreams of an adult”. Read the rest of this entry »
Neonaticide is a phenomenon that is becoming increasingly important in today’s world. You should know that neonaticide is likened to infanticide, but the killing is mostly done on an infant under the age of twenty-four hours. This action is often equated with a denial of pregnancy, but in reality, both cases are not alike at all.
The National Institute of Health and Medical Research has conducted research on this topic and the findings are quite staggering. Studies psychiatric and medical-psychological panel of individuals who have used the neonaticide have found that the average age of mothers accused is 26 years. Read the rest of this entry »
You found your other half and you feel ready for the adventure and the desire to have babies is more than real. Why wait if you take the pill as a contraceptive method, be aware that the possibility of fertilization is the first ovulation after stopping the pill.
If some women get pregnant a few days after discontinuation of contraception, most women should be patient and wait another few months. Wait some cycles before trying to conceive baby is the counsel that give good number of doctors. We must allow time for her body to get used to operating without orders. Read the rest of this entry »
The lisp is manifested by the lack of pronunciation of words. This is a common occurrence in children. A priori, there is nothing more worrying because until the age of 6 years, medical treatment is unnecessary. But if this problem is exaggerated and that person can no longer understand what the child wants to transmit, then it is essential to consult a specialist.
Medical examinations will focus on the mouth, nose or ears (ENT). These diagnostics will detect any abnormalities in these organs. There is talk of a closer look at the tongue and jaw to see if there is a malformation or serous otitis which prevents small to hear. Read the rest of this entry »
In principle, pregnancy tests are easy to use but the most important thing to do under the conditions required. It is true that on the spur of the moment, you can even forget some panic and manuals of the pregnancy test. However, you just keep quiet and read the instructions so you can be sure of your pregnancy.
If you realize that your period was late a few days, the best is not to get tested right away. Wait two to three days to take the test for more reliable results. Read the rest of this entry »