The symptoms of leukaemia in children are often symptoms that can be associated with other and less serious diseases. Luckily these symptoms usually lead parents to take their children to the doctor, enabling earlier diagnosis and earlier treatment of leukaemia that ensures a better outcome for the child.
Winter brings shorter days and longer cold nights, but a change in weather does not mean that all has to be doom and gloom. There are lots of ways parents and children can fight off the chill and warm up the days. Here are some suggestions of things to do and make to warm up this winter.
Psychological and intellectual differences between breastfed and formula-fed children used to be attributed to the interaction associated with breastfeeding and because mothers who breastfeed were better educated and/or more child-centred. However, new evidence shows that there are nutrients in breast milk that enhance brain growth and emotional stability.