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Caring for kids A self-care guide to childhood illnesses www.dpp.org.uk Introduction All children experience common illnesses like colds and chickenpox from time to time – they are all part of growing up. You do not need a prescription for symptoms of common illnesses as they are rarely serious. So, treating your child’s illness yourself, or with advice and medicines from your pharmacist, can often be the easiest and quickest way to deal with your child’s problem. This booklet has informatio
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  Caring for kids  A self-care guide to childhood illnesses www. dpp .org.uk  Caring for kids A self-care guide to childhood illnesses Introduction  All children experience common illnesses likecolds and chickenpox from time to time – theyare all part of growing up. You do not need aprescription for symptoms of commonillnesses as they are rarely serious. So, treatingyour child’s illness yourself, or with advice andmedicines from your pharmacist, can often bethe easiest and quickest way to deal with yourchild’s problem. This booklet has information on the most commonchildhood illnesses and helps you: ãrecognise your child’s common illness;ãtreat your child at home;ãdecide what to do if you are still not sure; andãknow what medicines to use.  Caring for kids A self-care guide to childhood illnesses Index Medicines advice...............................................................................1Medicines to have handy..................................................................2Rashes:..............................................................................................4nappy rash...................................................................................4cradle cap....................................................................................6heat rash......................................................................................7eczema.........................................................................................7chickenpox.................................................................................10MMR vaccine.............................................................................11measles......................................................................................12mumps.......................................................................................14rubella........................................................................................15Fever................................................................................................16Colds and flu...................................................................................17Coughs............................................................................................18Croup..............................................................................................19Ear infection....................................................................................20Teething...........................................................................................22Colic................................................................................................23Diarrhoea........................................................................................25Constipation....................................................................................26Vomiting..........................................................................................26Threadworms..................................................................................28Head lice.........................................................................................29
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