How to Tackle Emotional Stress in Children

Stress may be a response to a negative change in a child’s life. In small amounts, stress can be good. But, excessive stress can affect the way a child thinks, acts, and feels. Children learn how to respond to stress as they grow and develop. Many stressful events that an adult can manage will cause stress in a child. As a result, even small changes can impact a child’s feelings of safety and security. Pain, injury, illness, and other changes are stressors for children. Here are some facts: Stress causes…

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I Have Oral thrush. What Caused It?

Oral thrush which is also called oral candidiasis, is a condition in which the fungus Candida albicans accumulates on the lining of your mouth. Although this fungus is a normal organism found in your mouth,  it can sometimes overgrow and cause symptoms. The same fungus that causes oral candidiasis can also cause yeast infections in other parts of your body especially in females leading to vaginal candidiasis. Oral thrush looks like creamy white lesions, usually on your tongue or inner cheek which may sometimes spread to the roof of your…

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