Loading...

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Support Groups > Resources
Children’s health and parenting :
Neonatal Jaundice / Jaundice in NewBorn

Neonatal jaundice is yellowing of the skin of newborns caused by excess bilirubin in the blood. It is a common condition, affecting up to half of full-term babies and more than 80% of premature babies. Phototherapy – exposure to certain kinds of light – is usually effective therapy for the condition.

Meet others – parents and doctors – concerned with neonatal jaundice by joining our online group on neonatal jaundice.

 

Join this Group


 

New Drug Could Treat Liver Cancer Better
Previously 'undruggable target' can now be targeted, a novel peptide drug called FFW generally related to tumor growth can stop the development of hep.....
New Treatment Target for Aggressive Liver Cancer in Kids
New therapeutic strategy can target aggressive form of pediatric liver cancer called hepatoblastoma (HBL), reports a new study. The findings of the st.....
DNA Test for Liver Cancer may be More Accurate Than Ultrasound Test
A new DNA-based blood test enables detection of liver cancer at a curable stage.

A research team at the Mayo Clinic and Exact Sciences.....
Dust Cells may Cause the Spread of Liver Cancer to the Lung
Scavenger cells in the lungs that are responsible for the uptake of oxygen and excretion of carbon dioxide may cause the spread of liver cancer to the.....
New Radiotherapy Treatment Option for Liver Cancer
Highlights:
  • New radiation segmentectomy (RS) treatment shows promise in targeting site of live.....


Caring for a Premature Baby
A baby born at 37 weeks or earlier is termed premature or “preemie.” The premature baby requires special care and attention in an NICU as well as at home... Read More
Neonatal Jaundice - Overview and History
Yellow colouring of skin in newborns, a condition called Neonatal jaundice. , Neonatal jaundice is caused by presence of excessive serum bilirubin... Read More
Jaundice: Causes Symptoms Treatment
Jaundice is yellowing of skin, conjunctival membranes of eyes and other mucous membranes due to elevation of bilirubin levels in blood. Jaundice can be a sign of an underlying major disease... Read More
Snake Gourd Glory
Natural coolant the popular snake gourd is a big winner from the gourd family providing both cosmetic and therapeutic benefits to your body... Read More
Nutritional Guard - Bottle Gourd or Lauki
Oozing with health and cosmetic benefits, the bottle gourd is a blessing in disguise many are unaware of... Read More
Gilbert’s Syndrome-Causes-Symptoms-Complications-Prognosis-Diagnosis-Treatment
Gilbert’s syndrome is a common, mild liver disease in which a liver enzyme required to process bilirubin is abnormal. Treatment is unnecessary... Read More
Diet during Jaundice
Jaundice can be a serious health risk if not treated. It is important to know foods you should include and those to avoid. .. Read More
Crigler-Najjar Syndrome-Causes-Risk Factors-Symptoms-Diagnosis-Treatment-Complications
Crigler-Najjar syndrome arises due to the lack or deficiency of the enzyme uridine diphosphate glucuronosyl transferase. Type 1 and type 2 forms of the disease have been described... Read More
Biliary Atresia - Types, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention
Biliary atresia is a serious condition that occurs due to the obstruction of bile ducts and results in cirrhosis of liver in infants... Read More



Member Sign In

Remember me
Forgot Password?
Sign up now


Medwonders has 225727 Members and 444 Groups.
Last Updated - Aug 14, 2018 - Designed & Content Managed by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd.
Copyright © 2018 Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.