International Adoption Articles
Grown Up: Adolescent Nocturnal Enuresis
while asleep, also called nocturnal enuresis, is common in children.
It is messy and worrying, but as it is unintentional, it can only be
an indication of a body system growing adapted to sleeping without diapers.
Nocturnal enuresis in teenagers and adolescents, though, may be worrisome
for parents; it can be embarrassing for older children, and is considered
a physical manifestation of deeper troubles in a teenager or adolescent.
Dr. D.S. Merchant
Screening in Children and Adolescents
only need for cholesterol screening in children and adolescents is to
identify pediatric patients with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH),
since early disease detection is crucial in order to facilitate treatment
to prevent coronary artery disease.
Baby Acne Common Among Newborns?
acne is not uncommon among newborns and same like adult acne, it has
a special name infantile acne. Cheek is one of the favorite
spot for infantile acne to grow but it may also strike chins and foreheads
of newborns. When a baby is born with infantile acne, the period of
which it will hang on is from 2 weeks to 2 months. Worst case scenario
makes it possibly till 6 months on the infant.