DIY: ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY (ORAL REHYDRATION SALT)

This is the final post on the diarrhea series this month, the past two weeks has been about how to prevent diarrhea and the use of oral rehydration therapy to prevent dehydration in children, this post like I promised last week is the oral rehydration therapy with the use of the ORS sachet. This method … Continue reading DIY: ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY (ORAL REHYDRATION SALT)

INFANT COLIC A PARENTAL STRESSOR OR NOT?

There is nothing more distressing to a parent than a cranky, irritable and crying baby,  Infant colic is manifested by persistent, unexplained, inconsolable crying, that can continue for several hours each day, often occurring in the evening,among  yorubas  it is called COLI(pronounce with a Yoruba accent). Colic can be a source of distress for many … Continue reading INFANT COLIC A PARENTAL STRESSOR OR NOT?