Mental Health

Never be Late If Your Children have Convulsion

Never be Late If Your Children have Convulsion his is one of the commonest causes of referral of children to hospital emergency departments. There is a high incidence of convulsive disorders in children during the first year of life.Young infants are highly vulnerable to disease and death. They contribute about 40% of childhood deaths. They can become sick and die very quickly from serious bacterial infections. They have only general signs...

Management of Deaf Child

Management of Deaf Child Types of Deafness: A. Conductive deafness: It is much more common than any other form of deafness in children and is due to inflammation in the middle ear which has caused either adhesions, distraction of the tympanic membrane or disintegration of the ear by bony disease. Such deafness should be avoidable by proper treatment of ear infections and is sometime open to cure or improvement. B....

Depression (Mood or Behavioral Change) After Child Birth/ Baby Blues Due to Elevated Level of Copper

Depression (Mood or Behavioral Change) After Child Birth/ Baby Blues Due to Elev About twelve to fifteen percent of women develop postpartum depression. This involves more significant symptoms of depression which women begin to experience within a few days of giving birth, and may continue to experience for weeks or months following delivery. Rapidly changing hormones seem to play a role in sensitizing women to depression. The psychological changes involved in parenting a new...

Signs & Symptoms of Eating Disorder (Anorexia or Bulimia)

Signs & Symptoms of Eating Disorder (Anorexia or Bulimia) The two most common types of eating disorders are anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, more commonly known as anorexia and bulimia. The two disorders can be difficult to distinguish from each other because they have similar characteristics: With both anorexia and bulimia, the person will have a distorted image of his or her body. That person will seem to be obsessed with what he or she eats....

Lack of Sexual Desire (Libido) / Sexual Problems: Early Indicators of Medical Complications

Lack of Sexual Desire (Libido) / Sexual Problems: Early Indicators of Medical Co Sexual difficulties may begin early in a person's life, or they may develop after an individual has previously experienced enjoyable and satisfying sex. A problem may develop gradually over time, or may occur suddenly as a total or partial inability to participate in one or more stages of the sexual act. The causes of sexual difficulties can be physical, psychological, or both. Sexual health and...

Spending Less Time from Watching TV and Eating Together could Maintain your Children / Kids Healthy Weight

Spending less time from watching TV and eating together could maintain your chil Weight problems can be very hard to fix, so it's important to prevent the problem from happening in the first place.Children can't change their exercise and eating habits by themselves. They need the help and support of their families and other caregivers. This is why successful prevention and treatment of childhood obesity starts at home. Childhood obesity is considered by many to be an "...

Similar Hypersensitivity Reactions Risk for Both Anticonvulsant Drugs and Tricyclic Antidepressants

Similar Hypersensitivity Reactions Risk for Both Anticonvulsant Drugs and Tricyc Seizures or convulsion can generally be classified as either "simple" (no change in level of consciousness) or "complex" (change in level of consciousness). Seizures may also be classified as generalized (whole body affected) or focal (only one part or side of the body is affected).Most people think of a seizure as shaking all over and losing control of your body. But there are different kinds of...

High Doses Lithium Drugs Might Impair Neurological Function in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease

High Doses Lithium Drugs Might Impair Neurological Function in Patients with Alz Generally, antidepressant drugs become fully effective within three to six weeks after a person begins taking them. Physicians generally prescribe one of four major types of medication used to treat depression: heterocyclics serotonin reuptake blockers MAO inhibitors lithium Lithiam is an element which, when used as a medication, can stabilize fluctuating ups and downs of mood disorders by...

Driving Skills Impaired by Antidepressant Treatment

Driving Skills Impaired by Antidepressant Treatment Depression seems to be related to a chemical imbalance in the brain that makes it hard for the cells to communicate with one another. Depression also seems to be genetic (to run in families). Depression can be linked to events in your life, such as the death of someone you love, a divorce or job loss. Taking certain medicines, abusing drugs or alcohol, or having other illnesses can also lead to...

Benefits of Tonsillectomy in Children, Might be Prevention of Recurrent Strep Throat Infection

Benefits of Tonsillectomy in Children, Might be Prevention of Recurrent Strep Th Tonsils are glandular tissue located on both sides of the throat. The tonsils trap bacteria and viruses entering through the throat and produce antibodies to help fight infections. Tonsillitis occurs when tonsils become infected and swell. If you look down your child's throat with a flashlight, the tonsils may be red and swollen or have a white or yellow coating on them. Other symptoms of...

Kick off your Sleepless Night and Have a Sound Sleep

Kick off your Sleepless Night and Have a Sound Sleep Many people have insomnia. People who have insomnia may not be able to fall asleep. They may wake up during the night and not be able to fall back asleep, or they may wake up too early in the morning.It's not really a serious problem for your health, but it can make you feel tired, depressed and irritable. It can also make it hard to concentrate during the day. Most adults need about 7 to 8...