children

Can Karo syrup be used for treating constipation?

Constipation occurs when someone experiences a high level of difficulty in emptying their bowels. The resulting stools may be difficult to pass as they are not well lubricated while moving through the rectum. Constipation affects at least up to 30 percent of the general population at one time or another. With such a widespread disorder, […]

Dampness key cause of asthma in children

Dampness key cause of asthma in children The largest-ever worldwide study of the link between damp homes and respiratory and allergic conditions has significant implications for New Zealand children’s health. The study is from phase two of a worldwide collaboration, the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC), involving 46,000 children in 20 […]