Items Tagged ‘health tips’

June 19, 2016

How can I protect my child from dehydration?

By uclahealth uclahealth

Dehydration is a very common heat-related condition, and can be a dangerous consequence of diarrhea, vomiting and fever. In the most severe instances, dehydration can be life-threatening if left untreated. “Dehydration occurs when the body loses more water and salts than it replenishes,” says Carlos Lerner, MD, medical director of the UCLA Children’s Health Center. […]

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Tags: carlos lerner md, Chase Child Life Program, childrens health, dehydration, drinking, fluids, health tips, heat stroke, heat wave, hydrated, thirst, thirsty


Does my child have asthma?

May 31, 2016

Does my child have asthma?

By uclahealth uclahealth

Get more Health Tips at http://www.uclahealth.org/healthtips.

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Tags: asthma, children, children's health, health tips, Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA, respiratory diseases