children

23 babies hospitalized in Tennessee with parechovirus, CDC warns

US Centers for Disease Control The Prevention (CDC) warns doctors about the spread of parechovirus, a common viral infection that can cause severe illness among babies as young as three months. From April 12 to May 24 this year, 23 infants were admitted to Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in …

23 babies hospitalized in Tennessee with parechovirus, CDC warns Read More »

My child with epilepsy had 80 seizures a day – until I put him on the keto diet

A woman whose child had seizures as a child claims that following the keto diet helped control them. Susan Hall says her son’s rare epilepsy “got out of control” in 2000 when he was just 18 months old. Suffered up to 80 seizures a day with anticonvulsants barely helping. Desperate, Hall turned to the keto …

My child with epilepsy had 80 seizures a day – until I put him on the keto diet Read More »

I had to choose between the life of my child or the life of his mother

The father remembers the impossible choice he was asked to make: to choose between his wife and his premature baby. Michael Jerry Fringham McConnell, 33, of Scotland, had to take the unimaginable stand last year when his fiancĂ©e Stephanie Brown, 29, started leaking amniotic fluid at 18 weeks pregnant and was taken to emergency surgery. …

I had to choose between the life of my child or the life of his mother Read More »

The internet can’t stop joking about the secret door of Nier Automata

screenshot: Square Enix Well, that was fast. Yoke: automaticThe Secret Door – the same one that broke the game’s fanbase into factions – transformed from an amusing little secret to a viral meme in three days. The door, in case you don’t follow it The most confusing game story of the yearindicates a hidden location …

The internet can’t stop joking about the secret door of Nier Automata Read More »

My daughter, 7, has Childhood Dementia – but she still smiles, laughs and loves life

Most people think of dementia as a disease that only affects the elderly, but one family shares the heartbreaking story of their daughter, who suffers from a childhood version of the debilitating condition. In 2020, Hayden Fowler was diagnosed with Sanfilippo Syndrome, a genetic condition that causes the entire body to deteriorate, leading to seizures, …

My daughter, 7, has Childhood Dementia – but she still smiles, laughs and loves life Read More »

Warning signs and what to look for

Global health experts are baffled by the recent onslaught of childhood liver disease, warning of the discovery of mysterious outbreaks of hepatitis in children in the United States, Europe and Asia. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a nationwide health alert last week that previously healthy children suddenly developed hepatitis, or hepatitis, caused …

Warning signs and what to look for Read More »