Category: Infectious Diseases

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Tricks To Manage Your Child’s Next Cold

It’s Cold Season, Here Are Some Tricks TO Manage Them   “Compensation for this post was provided by hydraSense®. Opinions...

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Stye In Eye? What Is A Stye Anyway?

Stye In Eye? What Is A Stye Anyway?   Unfortunately, its viral season again. All around me are kids and parents with viral illnesses –...

Symptoms Of A Kidney Infection

Kidney And Bladder Infection In Kids – Signs & Symptoms

Symptoms Of A Kidney Infection And Signs Of A Bladder Infection In Kids   I receive a lot of urgent texts and emails from friends each...

Dr Dina Kulik, Kids Health Blog - kids and the flu

How To Reduce A Fever And Maintain Normal Baby Temperature Safely

How To Reduce A Fever And Maintain Normal Baby Temperature Safely   Fever is the most common reason for parents to bring their...

Sick kids? Here's how to check children's temperature correctly when they're running a fever. | Cold & Flu | Sick Kids | Pediatrics | DrDina.ca

How to Check Children’s Temperature Correctly

Sick kids? Here’s how to check children’s temperature correctly when they’re running a fever. It’s cough and cold...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - viral infection symptoms

5 Ways To Treat Viral Infection Symptoms This Season

5 Ways To Treat Viral Infection Symptoms This Season   When my now ‘big-kid’ Dylan started school this past September, I...

Scared of the Flu? You Should Be!

Scared of the Flu? You Should Be!

We Really Should Be Scared Of The Flu   Here’s Why .. Last year in my medical practice, I was in the unfortunate position of...

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How To Prevent Viral Infection Symptoms This Fall and Winter

 Viral Infection Symptoms – Fall & Winter with tips on prevention   It’s what’s on every parent’s mind right...

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Back To School Foes – Kids Colds, Viruses And More

My now ‘big-kid’, Dylan is starting Junior Kindergarten this September. I can’t believe how fast time flies. He was a newborn...

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Hand Foot And Mouth Disease In Children

Hand Foot And Mouth Disease As Scary As The Name Implies?   Hand foot and mouth disease, also known as herpangina, typically affects...

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Kids Have a Sore Throat When Swallowing?

Does Your Child Have A Sore Throat When Swallowing? What is Viral Versus Bacterial Pharyngitis and What To Do .. This time of year...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - dog bites

Cat And Dog Bites – Uh Oh – What To Do Now?

Dog Bites? Cat Bites? Here’s what to do .. We have two dogs at home and spent a great deal of time training them to never, ever bite....

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids- symptoms of an ear infection

Read This To Learn About Symptoms Of An Ear Infection

Read This To Learn About Symptoms Of An Ear Infection   Ear infections are one of the most common things that my friends with kids ask...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - how to avoid mosquito bites

How To Avoid Mosquito Bites

How To Avoid Mosquito Bites and Best Insect Repellants It’s important to know how to avoid mosquito bites and a little preparation...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - signs of a bladder infection

Peeing Pain? Signs Of A Bladder Infection In Children

Peeing Pain? Signs Of A Bladder Infection In Children   Urinary tract (bladder or kidney) infections (UTIs) are very common in kids. They...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - How To Treat An Ingrown Toenail

How To Treat An Ingrown Toenail

How To Treat An Ingrown Toenail And Prevent An Ingrown Toenail Infection   Anyone who has ever suffered from an ingrown toe nail knows...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - How To Stop Diarrhea

How To Stop Diarrhea

How To Stop Diarrhea, First The Symptoms   Lately I’ve been seeing a lot of babies and toddlers with diarrhea; many having had...

Fever in Kids and Babies – When It’s Serious!

Fever in Kids – Really That Scary?   Throughout the year, prostate the most common thing we see in the emergency department is...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - what is diarrhea

What Is Diarrhea

What is Diarrhea?    Lately I’ve been seeing a lot of babies and toddlers with diarrhea; many having had diarrhea for a week or...

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Mono and Epstein Barr Symptoms – is it really a kissing disease?

 Epstein Barr Symptoms & Mono   Is Mono really a kissing disease?  Most kids are exposed to mono by the time they are...