What causes bacterial menengitis in children?

Answer Streb B was the cause of my 5-dayold son's meningitis. It is found vaginally in some women, so during delivery it could be passed on to the baby. Strep B can also cause other very serious bacterial... Read More »

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Can bacterial menengitis cause deafness?

Yes, absolutely. That is a common result.

What are the causes of eye injuries in children?

Eye injuries occur in thousands of children every year. Some injuries are mild and some are very severe. About one third of the eye loss in children under the age of 10 is caused by an eye injury, ... Read More »

What are the causes of nausea in children?

Nausea means that you feel sick to your stomach. It does not necessarily mean that you will throw up, but vomiting can occur. For children, nausea signals that something is not right, but what the ... Read More »

What are the top 10 causes of morbidity in children?

Some bleeding after the cord falls off is normal. If it infected it may cause more bleeding. Continuous bleeding is a cause for concern and requires evaluation by a pediatrician and investigation.