If you also count among parents whose children have just started going to kindergarten or school you do not have to panic!
You must know that childhood diseases are often infectious. They are transmitted by viruses, bacteria and other microorganisms from one sick child to another.
But you, as a parent, as well as specialized staff in schools and preschools, can prevent or help heal for childhood diseases.
Then we present childhood diseases as well as some useful tips on the prevention and treatment of childhood diseases.
Childhood diseases. The most common feelings
Children who have measles (measles) gets high fever for three days. Then the fever will fall, and the patient will have irritations consisting of red dots with small heads. Rujeola affects the entire body, spreading to the hands and feet. Each of these items will be displayed and will disappear in about 14 hours. Measles usually occur in children under three years.
As a treatment, medications that reduce fever to regulate body temperature should be given, and it is therefore advisable to provide a lot of fluids to avoid dehydration. The incubation period lasts between ten and 15 days.
rubella is one of childhood diseases with clinical manifestations similar to measles, but at a lower level. So the mode of transmission is similar to measles, coughing or sneezing. In general, the rash of this condition is mild, with a pink shade, which originally appears in the face and is spread throughout the body.
3. Chickenpox / windstop
Some of childhood diseases, like varicella, gives immunity to the body for the rest of your life, why only children do this disease in general. Red spots and blisters that trigger itching usually spread throughout the body.
The love caused by the virus varicella zoster, occurs especially during the first decade of your child's life. Thus, the child fever and have symptoms similar to the flu before skin irritation occurs.
Some children can not or almost never defend these skin irritations. As a rule, the bigger the child, the worse is the disease. Varicella can be treated with antihistamine and / or potassium lotion. To reduce fever you can treat your child with paracetamol, but only after hearing a doctor in this regard.
If the spots have been infected with bacteria, an antibiotic should also be given after consultation with a specialist. The disease can last between ten and 20 days.
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