Which Pain Reliever Is Right For Your Child?
11 September 2015
From a minor muscle strain to a sore throat to a fever, most of your child's minor aches and pains can be made better with an over-the-counter pain relief medication. But how do you know which one is right for your child?
Choosing Pain Medication for Your Child
You should talk to your pediatrician about the best pain medication for your child's age and illness. Here's the scoop on the most common options:
Monitoring Your Eye Pressure: The Importance Of Regular Exams
27 August 2015
One reason you need to have regular eye exams, even if you can see well, is so your eye doctor can screen for eye diseases. When you have an exam, your optometrist or ophthalmologist will check your eye pressure. If the findings are high, it may indicate a serious eye condition. Even if your vision is currently unimpaired, you need to to see an eye doctor regularly.
Your medical professional will check your eye pressure by using a tonometer, a machine that measures eye pressure by blowing a little puff of air onto your eye's surface.
How To Create A Good Listening Environment In Your Classroom
12 August 2015
If you teach at a large school that has a diverse group of children, chances are good that you are going to come across some children with hearing problems. These hearing problems could be minor or they could be major. However, all of these hearing problems can be helped by making sure that you create a classroom environment that is designed for listening. Classroom acoustics can make it difficult for children with hearing disabilities to hear you, follow along, and pay attention in class.
4 Signs That Indicate You Are Badly Sunburnt
30 July 2015
Sunburns are quite common during the summer months, but there are times when a sunburn can become a very serious situation. It is important to know how to determine if a sunburn is simply something that can be treated at home with a little aloe vera or if it is something that requires serious medical attention. The following guide walks you through a few signs that your sunburn may be more serious than you think.