Children's botulism
Overview Foodborne botulism is a serious, potentially fatal, but relatively rare disease. This is intoxication, usually caused by the consumption of highly active neurotoxins, botulinum toxins formed in contaminated foods.…

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Children need to be sick
And this paradoxical thing once became a discovery for me. That a child needs to survive about 50 snot episodes to form a mature immune system. Fifty! Necessary! That is,…

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Parents can cause our children to become sick often.
We will analyze those cases when we, parents, can be the reason for the frequent incidence of our children. The baby that has been born does not yet know what…

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intestinal infections

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 structure of infectious diseases in children after acute respiratory infections, and such a structure has remained practically unchanged over the past decade. According to the state report on the state of sanitary and epidemic well-being of the population of the Russian Federation among children under 14 years old, 526,613 cases of acute intestinal infections, including shigellosis and salmonella, were recorded in 2017. In 2018, this indicator changed slightly and amounted to 518,959 cases. The high incidence rate is largely due to a wide range of pathogens, a variety of transmission routes, high susceptibility of the contingent, as well as the limited arsenal of specific prophylaxis. Continue reading

Epileptic status in children. Clinical lecture
Epileptic status (ES) is characterized by prolonged or repeated seizures / episodes without a return to the normal state for this patient. ES is often found in pediatric practice, it…

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The child goes to a mass event, after which it is very likely that he will get ARVI.
There are no more effective ways to prevent acute respiratory viral infections than careful hygiene, regular irrigation of the nose with saline, constant ventilation of the room while maintaining normal…

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Why do some children get sick often
If the child is sick more than six times a year or the recovery period lasts longer than 10-12 days, then such a child can be called "FREQUENTLY ill." Many…

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Often sick children. Modern pediatrician look
At present, the problem of frequently ill children (FWA) remains relevant. With the onset of the autumn-winter period and the start of schooling, schoolchildren experience overloads, fatigue increases, the number…

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