How to Choose Children’s Antipyretic Drugs

Parents asked: At present, there are many antipyretic drugs for children, and adverse reactions are often mentioned. How should parents choose? Should we pay attention to some what in use? The pharmacist replied: First of all, rising body temperature is a natural defensive response of the human body. It can increase the synthesis of human body, enhance the activity of phagocytes, and sometimes the change of body temperature is also helpful for disease diagnosis and judgment after healing. Therefore, not all children must use drugs immediately as soon as they have a fever. In general, children with low fever (< 38.0 ℃) do not advocate the use of drugs to cool down, but should adopt physical cooling method. What are 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 …

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 …

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 …

There is a high incidence of accidents among children during the Spring Festival. These 10 points must be paid attention to.

I watched the Spring Festival coming. That’s really The sound of gongs and drums, firecrackers, red flags fluttering, a sea of people On this day of national celebration Everyone is busy saying goodbye to the old and welcoming the new. The children also had a lot of fun But pay attention! The accident may be hidden in this hectic situation! ▼ As the Year of the Monkey approaches, I’ll give you a pair of [golden eyes] Teach you to see through risks Take your children to celebrate the New Year safely. Accident One Xiong Haizi is playing High [Pa] Hit your head Looking at the bulging bag on the baby’s head, What else can you do except feel distressed? In Read More …

Are these mother and infant products really worth buying? Look at the voting results of 100,000 mothers,

Only when you raise a baby can you know the hardship of being a mother… Some mothers have calculated an account. In the first year of raising babies, they spent nearly 100,000 yuan on miscellaneous items. It is said that [women and children have the best money], and manufacturers of mother and infant products are trying to bring forth the old and bring forth the new every day and make their products into flowers. Of course, money can be bought willfully in buy buy, but most mothers live a life of careful budget and thrift, so they inevitably hesitate when facing some products that do not seem to be [must be bought]. Not long ago, Clove Mother selected some representative Read More …

Even if it comes out of the water, the child may still [drown]

Perhaps you, like most parents, feel that once your child comes out of the water, there is no risk of drowning. But in fact, you are wrong. A few hours after the child has finished swimming, it is still possible to have [dry drowning] or [secondary drowning]. We will give a brief introduction to these two situations, hoping that parents can be more vigilant. Why do you drown when you get out of the water? [Drowning] generally refers to water entering the respiratory tract, causing dyspnea. Most drowning occurs when the respiratory tract is flooded, but the two kinds of drowning to be mentioned today often occur when the water is choked during swimming but nothing happens, after coming out Read More …

Is it really easier to be a [full-time parent]?

Editor’s Note: This content comes from the round table activity of “Methodology for Raising Two Children” jointly organized by Dr. Clove and Zhihu. Click to view the details of the activity. Is the so-called relatively relaxed and [relative] standard what? If you cannot say clearly, the answer will inevitably vary. Therefore, I think that to say clearly whether it is easy or not, the key is to look at three factors. 1. Is there enough motivation Employees of start-up companies are generally very busy, but because they have enough motivation or interest as motivation, they will feel very happy even though they are busy. Similarly, different people have different talents and interests. If they like children very much and are Read More …