The safest classic antipyretic

The antipyretic drugs widely used in various countries in the world, recommended by the World Health Organization, suitable for all ages, economical and safe to use are two classic oral drugs: acetaminophen and ibuprofen. Acetaminophen is the first choice and is suitable for children and adults over 3 months old. The name of this medicine is rather awkward, You may not be familiar with it, But when it comes to paracetamol, the names of drugs such as Piriton or Tylenol should be familiar to everyone. They are different names for the same drug, They are all antipyretics containing a single active ingredient [acetaminophen]. The daily maximum dose of acetaminophen for children is 15 mg per kilogram of body weight. Every Read More …

Formula for Calculating Baby Weight

I often see novice mothers asking if their baby’s weight is normal. Too fat or too thin, parents do not have a reference standard. So, for babies of all ages, what kind of weight is normal? You can refer to the following calculation formula to calculate by yourself: Babies within 6 months: weight (kg) = birth weight (kg) + age × 0.6; Babies aged 7 ~ 23 months: weight (kg) = birth weight (kg) + age × 0.5; Babies aged 2 ~ 7: weight (kg) = age × 2 +8. Generally, it is within the range of standard weight ± standard weight × 10%. Exceeding [standard weight + standard weight × 20%] is mild obesity; Exceeding [standard weight + standard Read More …

Are you one of these five kinds of people who are most likely to suffer from hypertension?

Hypertension is becoming more and more common now. Many people do not understand it. The living conditions are getting better and better now. Why do so many people suffer from hypertension? The cause of hypertension is still not very clear. What is more certain is that people with the following characteristics have a higher risk of hypertension than others. A person who likes to eat salty food. Salt contains sodium. The more salty you eat, the more sodium you eat. Sodium restrains the water in your body and increases the total amount of blood. You can imagine that in a pipeline, more water flows and the pressure will naturally increase. Therefore, eating more salt is prone to hypertension. In addition Read More …

Comprehensive Gynecological Examination-The Best Gift for Women

The best gift to your mother is health. As you grow older, your mother’s body is also slowly changing. As a child, taking your mother to have a comprehensive gynecological examination is the best gift. Young mothers can also take the physical examination as a gift to themselves. Is what a gynecological examination? General gynecological examination includes breast examination, uterine and accessory examination, vulva examination, cervical examination and vaginal examination. Gynecological examination can help women find diseases as soon as possible, so as to make an early diagnosis and start treatment, and will not miss the best treatment time after illness. Therefore, it is very necessary for women to do gynecological examination. The Best Time for Gynecological Examination 1. Each Read More …

Nine Most Easily Made Mistakes in Children’s Medication

A mother who does not know the common sense of parenting is really not a good mother. You are full of love, but if you give your child the wrong medicine, it is not worth forgiving. There are too many pits in the process of giving drugs to children. Let’s learn to jump the grid to avoid them. Drug abuse to prevent diseases Drugs are a double-edged sword, using symptomatic drugs is medicine, not symptomatic drugs is poison! Once there was a kindergarten in Xi’an that gave healthy children a batch of [virus spirit] (moroxydine hydrochloride), saying that the purpose of medication was to prevent virus infection. It was only after the incident came to light that everyone noticed that Read More …

Nine Things Should Be Knowing When Doing Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Magnetic resonance imaging has become an increasingly common examination method in hospitals, but the first time you do it, you are always afraid. Sometimes doctors may forget to tell you what to pay attention to and have not had time to ask. At this time, they feel somewhat uneasy. However, knowing the following nine things is no big problem. 1. There was a lot of noise during the inspection. You may hear a lot of noise, like a percussion drill in construction, with a volume of 82-118 decibels, so it is best to wear earplugs in advance. Some people, especially children, may be frightened, so they need to take sedatives to be examined quietly. 2. The examination time may be Read More …

Cough water can’t stop at all.

There are news reports that a young man is addicted to cough water and has spent millions of yuan in three years. Is this cough water what? Why can people not stop? There are many kinds of cough medicine, Such as the Federation, Mrs. Pei, Lijian Ting, Kefei, Oting, etc., But they all have one thing in common, Although the therapeutic effect is good, But abuse is addictive. Among them, the federal cough syrup is the representative. This kind of cough water is antitussive drugs, is also prescription drugs, long-term abuse can lead to dependence and even addiction. Mild people appear hypokalemia, leading to bone looseness, severe people appear mental symptoms, even death. It is very difficult to quit by Read More …

Teach you to read the breast examination report

According to the 2013 Annual Report of China Cancer Registry, Breast cancer ranks first among women’s malignant tumors, with about 210,000 new cases each year. Breast diseases have also attracted the attention of modern women. Many women will undergo regular physical examination, but many people do not know the specific meaning in the face of the classification on the examination report. Many people still struggle with their [serious illness], fear and even difficulty sitting and lying down. At present, the common clinical diagnosis of breast diseases [Breast Imaging Report and Data System] (BI-RADS) was used to guide breast X-ray diagnosis earlier, and was extended to breast ultrasound and MRI diagnosis after 2003. Its significance at all levels is as follows: Read More …

Does a seven-month-old baby need salt? -Health Questions and Answers

The American Academy of Pediatrics has released two [wise choices] lists of 10 items, listing common unnecessary examinations and treatments in pediatrics. (1) Obvious viral infectious respiratory diseases (sinusitis, Pharyngitis, bronchitis) should not use antibacterial drugs. (2) Cough medicine and cold medicine should not be prescribed or recommended for respiratory diseases in children under 4 years old. (3) CT scan is not necessary for immediate evaluation of mild head trauma. According to the Clinical Observation/Pediatric Emergency Nursing Applied Research Network Standard (PECARN), To determine whether imaging examination is needed. (4) Neuroimaging is not necessary for simple thermal epilepsy (CT, MRI examination. (5) CT scans are not necessary in routine abdominal pain assessment. (6) Do not use large doses of dexamethasone Read More …

The list of wise choices issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics has released two [wise choices] lists of 10 items, listing common unnecessary examinations and treatments in pediatrics. (1) Obvious viral infectious respiratory diseases (sinusitis, Pharyngitis, bronchitis) should not use antibacterial drugs. (2) Cough medicine and cold medicine should not be prescribed or recommended for respiratory diseases in children under 4 years old. (3) CT scan is not necessary for immediate evaluation of mild head trauma. According to the Clinical Observation/Pediatric Emergency Nursing Applied Research Network Standard (PECARN), To determine whether imaging examination is needed. (4) Neuroimaging is not necessary for simple thermal epilepsy (CT, MRI examination. (5) CT scans are not necessary in routine abdominal pain assessment. (6) Do not use large doses of dexamethasone Read More …