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Fever in Children: Tips for Parents
How to Choose Toys for Babies and Children  
How to Choose Toys for Babies and Children

You are out toy shopping for your one-and-a-half year-old, but do you know which toys would be best suited for your child’s development needs? A sturdy push-along toy, a toy phone, dolls, teddy bears or even cooking toys may be just what your toddler needs...

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ADHD: More Common in Boys Than Girls  
ADHD: More Common in Boys Than Girls

ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a childhood disorder that affects about 3 to 5 per cent of children worldwide, including Singapore. It is four times more common in boys than girls. While ADHD can be diagnosed as early as the age of 5, doctors typically prefer to wait until the child is 6...

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Children and Tech Devices: What Are the Dangers?  
Children and Tech Devices: What Are the Dangers?

Children are becoming tech-savvy at an increasingly early age. While the benefits of technology cannot be denied, parents and caregivers need to understand how excessive exposure can impact the development and health of their young children...

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  Secondhand/Thirdhand Smoke and Children
  If you’re a smoker and a parent, smoking doesn’t just harm you, it also harms your children...
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  Paediatric Dentistry
  Paediatric Dentists are dental child specialists who provide a comprehensive range of dental services...
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  Children’s Eye Conditions
  Healthy eyes are critical to a child’s growth and development. However, due to genetic and environmental factors...
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  When to visit Children's Emergency  
  Conditions and Treatments  
  Abdominal Pain (Child)  
  Allergies (Child)  
  Asthma (Child)  
  Bronchiolitis (Child)  
  Childhood Myopia  
  Chronic Lung Disease (Child)  
  Ear Infections (Child)  
  Early Childhood Caries  
  Headache in Children  
  Squint or Strabismus (Child)  
  Urinary Tract Infection (Child)  
  Useful Numbers  
  Singapore General Hospital
Tel: (65) 6222 3322
  KK Women's and Children's Hospital
Tel:(65) 6225 5554
  National Cancer Centre Singapore
Tel: (65) 6436 8000
  National Heart Centre Singapore
Tel: (65) 6436 7800
  Singapore National Eye Centre
Tel: (65) 6227 7255
  National Dental Centre Singapore
Tel: (65) 6324 8910
  National Neuroscience Institute
Tel: (65) 6357 7153
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