Maladies et problèmes de santé

Conditions and illnesses

Children should skip this part of beach vacations

Conditions and illnesses

Newly recognized category of eating disorder gives doctors tools to diagnose children who have a different motivation to limit food intake

Conditions and illnesses

How to Facilitate Bilingual Language Development

Trauma

The common black-and-blue mark linked with any bruise is very evident when it surrounds the eye. The dark-purplish circle, commonly called a black eye, is an internal bleeding injury and will last a little more than a week. The colour you see is caused by tiny blood vessels under the skin breaking and bleeding. As the injury heals, the body absorbs the blood. Here are a few tips on how to treat this type of injury.

Conditions and illnesses

“Look at the beads I got!” is something we often hear in the Oncology department of The Montreal Children’s Hospital.

Conditions and illnesses

MCH Developmental Pediatrician addresses breast ‘addiction’ in toddlers

Conditions and illnesses

Ensuring a mother’s proper nutrition while breastfeeding is essential to making sure her baby gets the best nourishment possible. However, many breastfeeding moms worry that what they eat or drink can pass into their breast milk and harm their child. There are many myths, misconceptions and a lot of downright misinformation about this topic, so it’s important to get the facts.

Conditions and illnesses

Breast milk is the best food source for newborn babies. Some mothers have questions about whether to breastfeed or to formula feed their babies. The Obstetrics and Gynecology specialists of the Royal Victoria Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) can provide information to new mothers and help them make the best choice for their families.

Trauma

A child’s bones heal in the same way an adult’s bones do. But since a child’s bones are still growing, there are a few special concerns. Read more...

Trauma

A broken jaw is medically known as a jaw fracture. Read on to learn more about this type of injury and its treatment.

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