If you have newly become a parent, or have been enjoying the rewards and challenges of parenthood for quite a few years, it is likely that you understand the need to keep your children in the best of health at all times. Healthy children are happy children, and the prospect of your children losing their mirth and peace of mind due to illnesses and health conditions, and even facing the prospect of pain, discomfort and loss of their normal lifestyle can be a deeply distressing matter for parents. Ensuring that your children remain in the best of health is something that can definitely be accomplished by staying vigilant, seeing the appropriate medical doctor when signs indicate that something is amiss, and scheduling regular visits with a doctor so as to take preventive measures against common ailments th
Many health issues can cause sleep problems. For children who experience symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing, it is often caused be enlarged tonsils. Those children with enlarged tonsils are approximately 3.7 times more likely to encounter sleep disordered breathing. Another medical issue than can disrupt sleep is laryngopharyngeal reflux, although it is generally more prevalent during the waking hours for children. This is a disorder where the gastric juices in the stomach that occur during digestion come back up into the larynx. It is often referred to as acid reflux.
In adults,laryngopharyngeal reflux can sometimes be controlled with lowering your weight a