Maladies et problèmes de santé
Meningitis is an infection of the membrane and fluid around the brain and spinal cord. Viral meningitis is caused by a viral infection.
Pneumonia is a term that means lung infection. It is important for a child with pneumonia to get treatment. But how to know when a cold turns into pneumonia?
Depression in the young can be difficult to diagnose. Here are some cues, if you think your child is depressed.
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.
Having scoliosis means that your spine (backbone) curves and twist from side to side instead of growing straight. This can be treated.
MCH offers a helping hand on that road to wellness
MCH specialists help children with asthma live normal lives
Heartburns are no fun. Here is what to do if your child suffers from it.
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) affects 1 in 1,000 Canadian children making it one of the most common childhood diseases. However, its existence is not well known. The Rheumatology team at The Montreal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC is working to dispel the following myths about JIA.