BEN GHOZZIA Jalel's Journal
Pregnancy and toxoplasmosis
Written Feb 13, 2013 4:21amPregnancy and toxoplasmosis: don't get rid of your pet companion!toxoplasmosis is a parasitic disease that can cause in pregnant woman miscarriage and cause serious birth defects in children.generally,pregnant woman will contract the disease from her pet cat,through ingestion of infective cat feces with t.gondii.to reduce this risk,pregnant woman need to avoid undercooked meat, and wash vegetables and hands frequently. don't get rid of your feline companion.
Psoriasis in children
Written Jul 4, 2012 2:01pmFor as many adults suffering with psoriasis,their first experience with the disease began before 16 years of age.Plaque psoriasis is the most common type of psoriasis in children.Nearly half the chidren who develop psoriasis at a young age have a parent who has psoriasis.Topical treatments such as corticosteroids are often the treatment of choice.Systemetic treatments are only reserved for severe cases,because they are not approved for use in children.The biologic sytemics (Enbrel,Humira) have given good results for patients with severe psoriasis.Dr Jalel Ben Ghozzia.
Written May 18, 2010 5:32amNO HONEY BEFORE the age of 1 year:
Honey is contraindicated in infants under 1 year because may contain spores of Clostridium botulinum causing a serious illness, infant botulism.
This disease is characterized by constipation and general muscular weakness preventing the child from nurse well, weak cries and tears, does not quite on the head and lower limbs.
Honey is the only food implicated in botulism infantile.Comme it is not essential in the diet of infants, it reminds parents and caregivers do not give honey to children under 1 year and above Never use it as a method of appeasement to calm agitated or infants suffering from colic.