Infantile Colic –treatment
Richeller YLING, Neonatologist
Treatment There is no proven treatment for colic and drugs are not recommended. Management is generally conservative and involves reassurance of parents. 1. Changing milk- Incidence of col..
How to Take Care of Your Skin during Pregnancy
Lei CHEN, Chair of Dermatology, Dermatologist
The nine month process of pregnancy and birth is a time of growing expectations, transition, and only one constant, and that’s change. Along with the excitement of baby growing in the womb,..
Julia HUANG, Psychotherapist
What is Emotion? Where is it? •A signal system is inherent in each of us •Making judgments in a high-speed, automatic, effective and integrated way •Above all, consider for survival (f..
Help for Parents in Caring for Baby’s Skin
Ellen XIANG, Dermatologist
Many parents have experienced fear and dismay upon suddenly spotting things like flecked pock marks or even skin areas that suddenly swell up on their newborn baby's skin.They say to themsel..
Rouble RANA, Pediatric Dentist
Children should have their first dental exam by their 1st Birthday. Shanghai United Family Hospital and Clinics supports both the American Association and International Association of Pe..
Children’s Safety Tips for This Summer Vacation
Peggy LU, Family Medicine Physician
Here comes the beautiful summer holidays! While parents are busy arranging family outings and all kinds of treatments for their children, many potential security vulnerabilities may exist bo..
Do not forget to care for your own eyes during pregnancy
SHENG, Hui, Section Chief of Eye Clinic, Ophthalmologist
Since the very moment of finding out the pregnancy news, expectant mothers are absorbed in their happiness, and they pay attention to the slightest changes of their babies at every single mo..
Amuse Your Child With Mobiles—May Not Be a Good Choice
Lynn SU, Pediatrician、Pediatric Gastroenterologist
With the advanced of science & technology, electronic products are changing constantly. Especially, smart phones have had an increasing impact on our lives. In recent research, among 100..
Braces Time: Can It Be Shorten?
Sandy TANG, Orthodontist
The average time a patient is required to wear braces is about a year and half to two years. Since it takes time for braces to slowly push the teeth into alignment and gradually correct the..
Special Topics on Kids’ Health Preserving in Summer
YUAN, Bruce, Pediatrician、 Pediatric Cardiovascular Disease Specialty Service
About socks: The heat in summer necessitates no socks for your baby, old enough to climb around, especially when he/she is having a frolic. However, the extensive use of air conditioners ..