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Egg allergy prevention

Conditions

Hen’s egg allergy is the second most common food allergy in infants and young children (cow’s milk is the most common) but most children outgrow egg allergy by adolescence


Honey and cough in children with URTI

Conditions

In general, cough associated with an URTI in children does not require treatment but treatment may be necessary when the cough interferes with sleep


Wet combing: head lice

Interventions

Half of the people infested with lice do not scratch; all people in contact with an affected person should be manually checked for lice


Dilute apple juice for children rehydration

Interventions

Traditionally, beverages with high sugar content have been discouraged because of their potential to induce osmotic diarrhoea although recent studies have found this effect to be minimal


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