Maladies et problèmes de santé

Conditions and illnesses
Conditions and illnesses
Body image is a struggle for any average teenager, but when concerns about appearance, dieting, exercise and weight loss become all-consuming, they can lead to the development of eating disorders.
Conditions and illnesses
All children look forward to their summer break, but parents of kids with Attention Deficit Hyperactitivy Disorder (ADHD) can find the transition to summer freedom somewhat difficult for their child.
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Depression in the young can be difficult to diagnose. Here are some cues, if you think your child is depressed.

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MCH specialists help children with asthma live normal lives

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“When negative thoughts about body image get so overwhelming and distressing that they interfere with a child’s or teen’s daily functioning, that should be a red flag that something more is going on,” says Dr. Holly Agostino, a specialist in Adolescent Medicine at the Montreal Children’s Hospital.
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If your child has been vaccinated there is no chance he'll contact this virus. Still, some cases have been reported this year. Here is some information for parents on symptoms and ways to prevent the virus from spreading.

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Your child is not alone. According to one source, 62 per cent of Americans will be infected with herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1) by the time they reach adolescence.

Conditions and illnesses

As most parents know, children can be emotional or strong-willed. But a child who has frequent temper tantrums and consistently refuses to follow requests may have a deeper problem.

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