Maladies et problèmes de santé

Conditions and illnesses

Bulimia nervosa is a disorder in which food intake gets out of control. Having this eating disorder is nothing to be ashamed of. Talk to your doctor or another person you trust. You may find it’s a relief just to tell someone. Your doctor can also suggest treatments that may help.

Conditions and illnesses
When a child develops progressive, chronic kidney disease that results in endstage renal failure (ESRD)—a condition in which the kidneys function at a fraction of their capacity—the only treatment options are dialysis or a kidney transplant.
Conditions and illnesses

A common childhood viral infection, Fifth Disease mainly affects children, but can also be contracted by adults of all ages.

Conditions and illnesses

A common childhood viral infection, hand-foot-and-mouth disease mainly affects children, but can also be contracted by adults of all ages.

Conditions and illnesses
The kidneys are powerful organs that play a vital role in keeping the human body healthy. What’s more, they perform not just one but three essential functions in our bodies.
Conditions and illnesses
Kidney transplantation offers the best treatment for a child diagnosed with severe (permanent) kidney failure.
Conditions and illnesses

Scoliosis is a problem that makes the spine curve and twist from side to side. It is most often found in girls in their early teens. But boys can have it, too.

Conditions and illnesses
Conditions and illnesses

If your kids are spending more time swimming in a lake this summer, they may develop a minor skin infection or rash, more commonly known as “swimmer’s itch”.

Conditions and illnesses
Dr. Caroline Quach answers your questions

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