An Overview of Chickenpox/Varicella

October 04, 2019 | Abigail Mckay

The chickenpox immunization is a shot that can secure almost any individual who gets the antibody from getting chickenpox. It's additionally called the varicella immunization since chickenpox is brought about by the varicella-zoster infection. The immunization is produced using a life yet debilitated, or weakened, infection.

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GERD in Children: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

May 04, 2023 | Farah Jassawalla

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is a digestive disorder that affects people of all ages, including children. Although GERD can be quite uncomfortable and sometimes painful, it is not a serious condition in children and can be managed effectively with the proper treatment. Children with GERD experience symptoms like heartburn, regurgitation, and difficulty swallowing. Identifying these symptoms and getting a proper diagnosis from a pediatrician is essential. With the right diagnosis and treatment plan, children with GERD can lead normal and healthy lives. It is important for parents to be knowledgeable about GERD and take the necessary steps to help their children manage this condition.

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