Category Archives: Diarrhea in children

Diarrhea Treatment – What is Oral Rehydration Therapy?

Oral rehydration therapy (ORT) is known as a safer, less expensive, and easier alternative to help to treat the dehydration that often occurs during an episode of diarrhea. A liquid solution that contains a sugar combined with electrolytes (sodium, potassium, … Continue reading

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First Aid for Diarrhea

According to health experts, diarrhea is not an illness itself; instead it is an accompanying symptom of underlying conditions which ranges from minor conditions such as alcohol hangover and during pregnancy to more serious ones such as stomach flu and … Continue reading

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Diarrhea and Dehydration in Toddlers – How To Prevent and Treat Them?

It’s quite normal for children to have diarrhea. In fact, it is considered as one of the most unpleasant conditions to deal with, especially when it comes to toddlers. There are numerous factors that trigger diarrhea in children. The causes … Continue reading

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Is your child at risk of persistent diarrhea?

Though diarrhea occurs in adults, the disease affects children very badly leading to even loss of life. Diarrhea is often caused by malabsorption that is the inability of the body to make use of the food it takes in. There … Continue reading

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Diarrhea Treatment for Children

Children often fall prey to diarrhea, which is characterized by loose and watery stools, sometimes accompanied by offensive odor. If the frequency of bowel movements is more than normal days and if the stool is really watery and not formed … Continue reading

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