Infectious diseases for children
Rubella is a viral infectious disease that is transmitted by airborne droplets. Rubella is characterized by a slight swelling of the lymph nodes. A pinkish-red rash appears on the body.…

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Children and immunity
Immunity is passive in nature and is provided by maternal antibodies. At the same time, its own immune system is in a state of suppression. The phagocytosis system is not…

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Modern approaches to pharmacotherapy of acute bronchitis. The benefits of herbal medicine
Bronchitis is an inflammatory disease of the lungs without the formation of infiltrative changes in their parenchyma. Bronchitis can be both a manifestation of ARVI and its complication due to…

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Should I be afraid of the child’s reaction to vaccination?

As a person who has worked for a long time in an infectious diseases hospital, I confidently declare: in relation to all the diseases against which vaccinations are given, the probability of the disease remains very real.

Therefore, there is no and cannot be any discussion for parents about whether vaccinations should be given or not. Must do!

What is the essence of preventive vaccinations?

A vaccine is injected into the body. In response, the body produces special cells – antibodies, which protect the person from the disease.

Vaccination and revaccination

The body reacts differently to each vaccine. In some cases, one vaccination is enough to develop long-term immunity. In others, multiple introductions are needed. From here came two medical words – “vaccination” and “revaccination”. Continue reading

Combined acute intestinal infections in children: clinical features, treatment approaches
Acute intestinal infections (acute intestinal infections) remain an important public health problem due to their mass, severe course and the associated economic damage. OCI occupy the 2nd place in the…

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About children's immunity, frequent acute respiratory viral infections and the treatment of diseases
Winter is a traditional peak in the incidence of SARS and influenza, and not only among children who go to kindergarten and school, but also among adults. The Village asked…

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Should I be afraid of the child’s reaction to vaccination?
As a person who has worked for a long time in an infectious diseases hospital, I confidently declare: in relation to all the diseases against which vaccinations are given, the…

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On the verge of an epidemic? What is dangerous diphtheria and what you need to know about it
The outbreak of diphtheria in Transcarpathia alarmed the country - 15 people were hospitalized. Concern was also caused by the fact that hospitals were not adequately provided with the necessary…

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