Looking After Your Newborn

Common Problems Encountered

Feeding Your baby

Medical Conditions in the Newborn

G6PD Deficiency

1. What is G6PD deficiency? It is an inherited and life-long condition in which our body does not have enough enzymes called... Read more

Gastro-oesophageal Reflux (GOR)

1. What is reflux? Sudden and effortless return of small volumes of gastric content into the esophagus and mouth also... Read more


1. What is diarrhea? Increase in frequency of unformed or watery stools. 2. What causes diarrhea? Mostly due to infection... Read more

Constipation in Newborn

1. What is constipation? Constipation is an irregular bowel movement which leads to dry and hard stool. 2. What causes... Read more

Common Digestive Problems in the Newborn

Gastrointestinal discomfort or digestive problems such as diarrhea regurgitation reflux constipation and colic are very... Read more

Jaundice in the Newborn

BMSc Hons 1987 University of Dundee MBChB 1991 University of Dundee MRCP 1995 Royal College of Physicians MRCPCH ... Read more

Enhancing your Child’s Immunity

Written by: Dr George Ting Consultant Paediatrician at Normah Medical Specialist Centre Today parents frequently ask about... Read more

How do I reduce the risk of Allergies for my Newborn

1 . Why is it important to know about risk of allergies in your newborn? Allergy is an abnormal over-reaction of the body ... Read more

Immunization Programme & Time-table

CHILDHOOD IMMUNISATION SCHEDULE 2010 from birth to 6 years of age VACCINE Birth 6w-2m 3m-4m 5m-6m 6m-7m 12m 12m-15m... Read more

Infant Formula

What is an infant milk formula? Formula milk is an artificial substitute for breast milk. It is altered to mimic human milk... Read more
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