Exclusive breastfeeding baby number Diminishing

The promotion of infant formula suspected to be the cause of the declining number of infants who received breast milk exclusively. Based on the demographic and health surveys Indonesia in 1997 and 2003, the rate of exclusive breastfeeding dropped from 49% to 39%, while the use of milk bottles up to three times. Than through advertisements in the media and promotions at the mall, the formula manufacturers are now also actively promoted in hospitals as well as by physicians.

Note also quite a lot of maternity hospitals do not support breastfeeding. Though the newborn baby should be placed on the mother’s chest that develops reflexes and increased breast milk production. Based on the recommendations of international, newborn should be breastfed immediately after birth up to one hour. But in reality, many babies are given formula is precisely the reason breast milk does not come out.

In addition, now more and more women who are not confident with the benefits of breast milk due to the influence of the content of the ads that idealize the content of nutrients in infant formula. Actually there is no milk is not good, even breast milk contains substances that can boost the baby’s immune.
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Swimming Pool Cause Diarrhea

Public swimming pools are much in demand they are fond of swimming it can cause disease. Oversight bodies and prevention of diseases in the United States (CDC) has closed more than 1,800 public pools because of the discovery that could bring danger to swimmers as the problem of inadequate disinfectant to kill germs in the water pool.

Of two cases of diarrhea were found in 1986, a big increase to the outbreak in the 1990s with as many as 16,800 cases were associated with a pool and spa. And believed, in fact there are many more cases go unreported.

Of inspections carried out on 22 131 pool CDC, found that 54% pool problem, from the problem filtering (filtration) to the problem of chlorine, which is used as a disinfectant for swimming pool water. The pools were not cleaned properly, can be a source of transmission of the disease, which attacks the digestive tract.
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Effect of Music on Children

Research shows that music, especially classical music, greatly influenced the development of IQ (Intelligent Quotien) and EQ (Emotional Quotien) in children.

A child who used to listen to music since childhood will be more developed emotional intelligence and intelligence compared with children who rarely listen to music. The meaning of the music here is music that has a regular rhythm and irregular tones. Level of discipline children often listen to music is also better than children who rarely listen to music.

Basics of classical music is generally derived from the human pulse rhythm that he plays a major role in brain development, the formation of the soul, the character, even the human body. Continue reading “Effect of Music on Children”

Balanced Nutrition For Small

Feeding children is not a simple thing. Especially for children in the early days of growth. He not only requires adequate nutrition, but also appropriate and balanced.

Especially for children aged 4 to 8 months, milk is still the staple food are loaded with nutrients. Fortunately, if the mother has sufficient milk to meet your baby optimal nutrition. But what if the mother does not have enough milk, or child nutrition is not met again only with breast milk? How does she introduce advanced formula or supplement that is right for your child?
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Ation Healthy Heart

One more reason that triggers mothers give breast milk to the baby when going born . At the 2007 American Heart Association announced the profit obtained breastfed babies along at least a month, compared to babies who drink formula.

Breastfed babies tend to have high levels of lipoprotein or good cholesterol more, as well as body mass index numbers lower later when they reach reproductive age.

Levels of HDL (good cholesterol) levels to protect the body from cardiovascular diseases threat kind of stroke and heart attack. Whereas in those with a low body mass index means have done as preventive measures of the risk of obesity, one of the triggering factors of heart disease.

Those who have a body mass index score above 25 confirmed obesity, as well as at high risk for heart attack.

Head Injury in Children

Very young children often suffered head injuries, whether caused by the fall, knock or other accidents. Head injury generally happens is a minor injury, but should still be a concern because of the danger of injury to the brain.

Symptoms that can be found among other bloody injuries, bumps and bruises. Can be accompanied also by an injury to the brain, which has signs and symptoms such as fainting, children seem sleepy continues, dizziness, nausea and vomiting, blurred vision and memory loss. When the children of the ear canal or ear discharge is red like blood or yellowish, chances are it is the brain fluid, which indicates the existence of cracks in the skull, which require immediate medical attention.

If the child loses consciousness (fainting), drowsiness, confusion, vomiting continuously, seizures or remove fluid from the ear canal or nose, immediately take it to the hospital. This is likely an indication that the injury on the part of the brain. Do not waiting anymore. At the hospital will usually do a series of tests such as X-rays of the skull, to determine whether there has been a rift in the skull, CT scan and MRI to determine the possibility of damage or bleeding in the brain. Brain surgery may be needed to cope with the pressure on the brain caused by the hemorrhage. Continue reading “Head Injury in Children”

Are Children Affected by Stroke Can Also?

Stroke does not just occur in adults or the elderly. Stroke can also occur in children and infants. The incidence of stroke in children about 2 to 5 per 100,000 children per year, while the number of events in infants reached 25 per 100,000 infants per year.

Beware if your child frequent headaches, migraines or headaches in certain parts, and eyes feel dizzy. Moreover, when 1 to 2 hours later her headache intensified, even accompanied by vomiting, seizures, and loss of consciousness. Nobody could have thought that the original children can speak fluently finally stammer, her movements were stiff and suddenly became paralyzed.

The symptoms are only experienced by school-age children, but also in infants. The baby will usually fuss constantly, refusing to drink milk, vomiting, and seizures. Subsequently followed by a decrease of consciousness, weakness, and even paralysis.

If your child shows clinical symptoms, parents should immediately take him to the doctor. All symptoms are a sign of an irregularity in the brain, which is commonly known as a stroke. Continue reading “Are Children Affected by Stroke Can Also?”

Honey To The Tiny?

For the little honey? Should not. Honey is delicious and many benefits can be disastrous when given at the little that even a year old yet again.

Honey taken from the wild and eaten in pristine condition. Unfortunately, the purity is often tainted by a kind of bacteria that can produce toxins (toxins) in the baby’s gastrointestinal tract. The poison known as botulinum toxin.

Why wait 1 year? Because after the age passes, gastrointestinal baby is already quite mature and bacteria can not grow there.
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Malnutrition in Children which cause the behavior

Poor nutrition as a child will bring bad effects on one’s physical health. But it was not only his physical problems, but also will cause the child to have behavior problems when he was a teenager.

Similarly, as seen from a study of approximately 1,600 children in the islands of Mauritius, who suffered malnutrition, lack of protein, minerals zinc, iron and vitamin B, when they are 3 years of age. And after the age of 8, 11 and 17 years, they tend to have behavior problems are manifold.

These children tend to behave badly in school, fighting, breaking school rules and other behavioral problems as they grow older. They generally have a level of intelligence (IQ) lower, which is a sign of a deficit (shortage) of neuro-cognitive brain due to malnutrition, and this may be the cause of the problem behavior.
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Head Injury in Children

Very young children often suffered head injuries, whether caused by the fall, knock or other accidents. Head injury generally happens is a minor injury, but should still be a concern because of the danger of injury to the brain.

Symptoms that can be found among other bloody injuries, bumps and bruises. Can be accompanied also by an injury to the brain, which has signs and symptoms such as fainting, children seem sleepy continues, dizziness, nausea and vomiting, blurred vision and memory loss. When the children of the ear canal or ear discharge is red like blood or yellowish, chances are it is the brain fluid, which indicates the existence of cracks in the skull, which require immediate medical attention.

If the child loses consciousness (fainting), drowsiness, confusion, vomiting continuously, seizures or remove fluid from the ear canal or nose, immediately take it to the hospital. This is likely an indication that the injury on the part of the brain. Do not waiting anymore. At the hospital will usually do a series of tests such as X-rays of the skull, to determine whether there has been a rift in the skull, CT scan and MRI to determine the possibility of damage or bleeding in the brain. Brain surgery may be needed to cope with the pressure on the brain caused by the hemorrhage. Continue reading “Head Injury in Children”