ARTICLES RELATING TO SICK CHILD

NO MORE BEING STRANDED

2018-06-02 11:30

SICK children, sent to Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital – also known as the Joburg General – stay at the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital in Parktown.

5 experts answer: Is it okay to give children pain killers?

2018-05-18 14:44

What is the correct protocol when it comes to pain killers and our kids? Five experts weigh in.

Here's why your child may be afraid of doctor's visits

2018-05-02 13:28

It may seem pretty harmless and even necessary at the time, but research shows that forcefully holding children for medical procedures could be why kids dread the doctor's office.

 

Little Joshua is only 2 – but he’s been operated on 6 times

2018-05-31 16:04

So far the little tot has undergone six operations – the most recent one was hip surgery which means his little body has to be in a cast for six weeks.

How Dr Ding Dong and other giggle doctors help sick children

2018-05-02 15:59

Child psychologist and researcher Caspar Addyman says it's important to have actors, entertainers, musicians and magicians in hospitals, as "giggle doctors" reduce patients' stress and anxiety. Here's the proof that laughter is the best medicine!

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