Dangers of Camphor In Baby CNS

Fragrance substances containing chemical substances pose a risk to health, if used in excess or by direct contact through the respiratory system. Especially for those whose gentleness in vulnerable conditions, such as pregnant women, infants, children, or people who are very sensitive to fragrance substances.

Disorders that directly evoked such as dizziness, nausea, asthma sufferers to muntah.Bagi, pungent fragrances can also cause asthma attacks. Use in the long term is not good for health, although everyone has their own threshold, if the threshold is exceeded, it can damage organs, for example, can cause cancer.

For handling his closet or room of smell is usually used fragrances like camphor (mothballs). Besides being able to eliminate the musty smell of the clothes are not dry, camphor also able to repel moths.

To watch, cause according to the WHO study, in case of direct contact between the substance mothballs (naphthalene) with baby percutaneously (through the skin absorption) and often in excess, it can increase levels of bilirubin in the blood and will interfere with the central nervous system. Continue reading “Dangers of Camphor In Baby CNS”

Cell Phone Radiation Is it true? Health bother?

The radiation of electromagnetic waves on a cell phone is now often used as an excuse as the cause of cancer. But always appears to counter the problem because in fact the use of the phone remains safe until now.

For most people, cell phones have become an important part of our lives. From day to day increasing its kind with the ability also increased. Many mobile phone service companies recently using the 1,800 MHz frequency, the frequency is much higher than before that only 900 MHz. Many advantages are obtained by the use of high frequency, especially wave propagation. In addition, the frequency of 1,800 MHz channels are available as well as more. However, the state should have to be cautious early on.

Many mobile phone users are troubled by the issue of health threats caused by mobile phones. Examples of such issues are suspected of mobile phone radiation can cause brain tumors, but the results are not yet known with certainty until now. Other accusations are deemed phones can interfere with pacemakers machinery equipment and hearing aids.
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Benefits of Tamarind

Tamarind (Leguminosae) derived from Africa. Tamarind generally thrives in tropical areas. Containing tamarind flavor is acidic tatrat acid, malic acid, citric acid, succinic acid, and acetic acid. Almost all parts of the tamarind has benefits. People often consume a mixture of tamarind for cooking, such as bacem, seasoning stir, put in a sour vegetable, or fish to fry.

Tamarind useful to smooth bowel movement, improve blood circulation, reducing menstrual pain, eliminate vaginal discharge, body slimming, prevent hair loss, and so on. Fruit acid can also be used to clean items made of metal and brass. Acid leaves can be launched while defecating and relieving pain. Flavonoid contained in tamarind leaves are as anti-inflammatory, helps remove sweat, and relieve pain.

Research says that estrak tamarind seeds have strong anti-bacterial, especially against bacteria E. Coli. From research conducted in Surabaya known that carrying herbs containing tamarind experience less contamination with bacteria. Tamarind drinks also been shown to boost immunity. Tamarind in calories, protein, fat, carbohydrate, calcium, phosphorus, iron, vitamin A, vitamin B1, and vitamin C.

Weight Loss and Behavior Problems

Currently, the problem of obesity a growing problem threatening because more and more people who are having problems in setting her weight. In Indonesia alone, began to look for the trend, not only in adults but also in children.

Overweight to obesity, has been known to cause a number of disease risk. Call it, heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, stroke and many others. But research in the United States, shows that excessive weight gain in children also affects the state of behavior, especially in girls.
Research on nearly 10,000 children aged about 5 years, who are in school in kindergarten, collected data on height, weight and the reports of parents and teachers on child behavior problems.

Teachers report on child behavior problems were collected, such problems can not focus on learning and behavior as aggressive. Apparently, these behavioral problems are at more than 81 percent of girls whose weight is excessive compared with boys with excess weight. Continue reading “Weight Loss and Behavior Problems”

Saving Calcium for Bone and Dental Health

Calcium Do We Need

After bone growth has peaked, this means that there is no other way, unless enough calcium early as possible. According to the National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement, Optimal Calcium Intake, intake of calcium each age group and gender diverse.

Age 0-1 years, calcium 600 mg / day.
Age 1-5 years, calcium 800 mg / day.
Aged 6-10 years, calcium 800-1200 mg / day.
Aged 11-24 years, calcium 1200-1500 mg / day.
Age 25-50 years, calcium 1000 mg / day.
Age> 50 years, calcium 1000-1500 mg / day
Meanwhile, according to nutritionist doctor Siti Fatimah Moeis MSc, graduated from the University of London, adequacy rate average calcium recommended for Indonesian people ranging from 500-800 mg per person per day. For elderly and postmenopausal women greater calcium intake, which is about 1,000 mg / day. Excess calcium intake does not need to worry, if the child does not have abnormalities in her organs, excess calcium is excreted through urine and feces. Continue reading “Saving Calcium for Bone and Dental Health”

Playing With Hands & Feet

You must agree, the first year of baby’s life is the most crucial period in all aspects of growth and development. That’s why, today’s parents are expected to make efforts to optimize the growth and development of the baby, including stimulating the motor feet and hands.

Efforts to stimulate the baby’s motor is not easy, especially for new parents. Not a few of them who was horrified when she found out, well done swimming with your baby as early as possible, for example, could be, they affected the old paradigm, that baby is a little creature that weak. So, let’s overcome that fear. Do not miss this golden opportunity to practice motor skills and hand-foot baby through

Air bike

age infants: from birth. Yes, the baby is still very young were usually happy to do so. Useful addition to leg muscles, this activity is also a powerful way to overcome constipation in infants.
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Kissing Kissing Can Cause Disease

Unknowingly and imperceptibly, the virus can actually switch between a couple who are kissing. Disease kissing disease can occur without showing any symptoms or just a complaint of fever and the common cold alone.

Kissing disease is sometimes referred to as a disease of mononucleosis, which is caused by a virus Cytomegalo. Cytomegalo virus known with Herpes virus that is latent in the human body. The virus is usually found in the salivary glands, urine, cervical mucus, semen, breast milk, and blood. Transmission of the virus other than through kissing, can also through organ transplantation, blood donors, labor, and also oral sex.

Kissing disease symptoms are actually the same as ordinary flu, which include fever, sore throat, fatigue and body aches. Such infections are usually mild, most people do not even know if he was carrying the virus. However, the disease kissing disease, liver and spleen generally will swell and the flu lasts longer, until about two weeks.
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