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    More than just a Messy Problem
    Diarrhoea is a common condition that can yield dangerous consequences, especially on your infant’s health. Find out what you can do to prevent this messy and potentially fatal problem. Everybody gets diarrhoea at some point in their lives. It is our body’s way of ridding itself of germs. Diarrhoea can be caused by many factors, ...
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    Deena's & Amzar's Rotavirus Scare
    Hashim and his wife Ariza were at the end of their rope. Their youngest child, three-year-old Deena Sofya, was suffering from a high fever and violent bouts of vomiting and diarrhoea. Several days had passed and despite numerous trips to the clinic, Deena’s temperature had not gone down. She was constantly tired and drowsy. She ...
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    Diarrhoea in Infants
    Diarrhoea is characterised by frequent passing of loose, watery stools that can last several days to a week. It may arise from infective causes such as bacteria (Shigella, Escherichia coli), viruses (Rotavirus), as well as parasites. Noninfective causes of diarrhoea include food intolerance, reactions to certain medicines, intestinal diseases, or other functional bowel diseases. Baby’s ...
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    Help Manage Your Baby's Diarrhoea
    Diarrhoea is responsible for the death of 1.5 million children all over the world every year, making it the second leading cause of death in children under the age of five. It causes the body to lose a lot of water and salts, which are important for body functions. Diarrhoea deaths usually happen due to ...
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    The Diarrhoea Dilemma
    Many infants and children are affected by diarrhoea at some point. The most common cause of acute diarrhoea is viral gastroenteritis, which is the inflammation of the stomach and intestines caused by a virus called Rotavirus. According to a recent nationwide survey, this virus was the leading cause of severe diarrhoea resulting in more than ...
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    Diarrhoea In Children
    Your child has diarrhoea when he passes loose, watery stools more frequently than usual. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported that it is one of the leading causes of illness among young children worldwide, including Malaysia. Therefore, as parents, it is important that you know a bit about the treatment and prevention of diarrhoea. ...
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    Food Poisoning
    Food poisoning happens when there is inflammation of the stomach and/or intestines caused by eating contaminated foods. Usually symptoms present themselves within 2-24 hours after eating. Depending on the severity, sufferers of food poisoning may also experience fever and chills, bloody stools, and dehydration. Although food poisoning is usually a common and mild illness, it ...