So, what is VUR? VUR stands for vesicoureteral reflux – this is a pediatric condition that allows urine to flow backwards – from the bladder to the kidneys – through one or both of the connecting tubes (ureters). I have never heard of VUR before nor have known of any child diagnosed with this condition… Read More Learning about VUR
If there’s one thing I have learned from the health forums I visited recently, it is this: balance your trust on your doctor with your mother’s instinct. A baby or a toddler who has recurring fever may be diagnosed with pharyngitis or throat infection. Doctors always say not to worry as pharyngitis is common to babies… Read More Does your baby/toddler have recurring fever?
Last week, I just had to see a doctor with whom I can comfortably discuss my son’s throat infection. Hubby was able to set an appointment with the Pediatric Doctor from the International Health Care Center of Severance Hospital last Friday. The International Health Care Center runs on an appointment system and if you want… Read More International Health Care Center of Severance Hospital
I make no secret of the fact that I still go to the gym even now that I am pregnat. I have written several times in the past that I think my first pregnancy was a glorious one because of exercise. Fortunately, the gym is just on the second floor of our apartment so it is… Read More Fitness at Home
The past days had been H-U-N-G-E-R for me every hour or so. I eat and eat and eat… Fruits helped… yogurts are a blessing. I have yogurts delivered to my house every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. In my post The Not-so-Difficult Changes I aimed not to have any weight increase for the next two months.… Read More Hunger Pangs
As soon as my pregnancy was confirmed, I immediately settled down and searched for my old exercise routines while I was pregnant with my Little Dynamo. I wasn’t too confident then because it was my first pregnancy. But I regularly did some exercises (thanks to Babyfit.com) and… I had 10 glorious months carrying my baby. Absolutely none of the… Read More Gym and Pregnancy