“Mummy my stomach is aching” is a common phrase used by our little ones in order to play hookey from school or to avoid the food they don’t like. But ‘moms’ don’t always neglect them thinking it to be just another excuse. Because at times they can be true. If the symptoms re genuine and not so serious, then here’s a list of home made remedies, which can be very helpful at odd times.
Below is a list of natural or wild plants. The plants are denoted by their scientific names in alphabetical order, with the common names beside the scientific name. Not all the common names for any plant may be listed as they vary from one region of the country to another. Plants that are extremely toxic are listed in bold face.
A glass, digital or ear thermometer are all fine for use with older children. For safety reasons, a child should be 5 years old before you should attempt to do an oral
temperature with a glass thermometer.
Make your home safe for young kids and the elderly. All it takes is careful planning and making appropriate changes in your home. Rod, 81, suffers from a condition that makes his muscles weak and rigid and his movements slow. He walks short, shuffling steps with arms held stiffly at the sides. He stands with his trunk slightly bent as if he would, at anytime, trip over. “I feel dizzy most of the time. I remember falling on my buttocks twice,” says Rod. “And I fear falling again.”
So, the long months of anticipation and wait are finally over, your little bundle of joy is lying snugly in your arms, and your joy is almost equally balanced by your anxiety to do just about everything in your capacity, right by your little baby. The feeling of the enormity of your responsibility the well being of that tiny life which almost entirely depends on your capability and care, tends to overwhelm you; especially if it is your first born. But take heart, that little one instinctively known its basic needs and how to let them be made known to you in its own way! And with volumes and volumes of detailed guidance along with increasingly efficient and supportive socio medical infrastructure added to your dedicated love and care, ensures a healthy, happy future for your baby.