FAQs on Child Health

Jansankhya Sthirata Kosh has prepared a question bank which highlights the common child health problems. The material is in the form of frequently asked question (FAQ’s) to make it easily understandable. The advise is an effort of doctors who have wide experience of handling typical questions both in hospital as well as community settings.

The section is divided into 5 parts and each part is dedicated to a specialized topic.

After reading this section you should be able to know about the following topics:

  •   Care of the normal newborn infant.

  •   Common neonatal problem.

  •   Common feeding problem.

  •   Care of a young child.

  •   Common childhood illness.

JSK is grateful to the following professionals that supervised the creation of the data bank as a personal effort in an honorary capacity.

Dr. Anju Seth, Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. S. Aneja, Professor & Head, Dept. of Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. G.K. Sharma, Director, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospitals, New Delhi.

Dr. Amod Kumar, Senior Consultant and Head, Department of Community Health, St. Stephen's Hospital.

JSK is grateful to Dr. Vinod Paul, Department of Pediatrics & WHO Collaborating Centre for Training & Research in Newborn Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for his valuable advice.

Disclaimer: The information given in the data bank and contraceptive chart is solely meant for the purpose of education on child health matters and cannot replace the need for professional consultation.  The reader is advised that a qualified medical doctor ought to be consulted in case of any medical complaint/problem or any specific advice that may be required. JSK will NOT BE responsible for consequences that may arise of acting upon the basis of the limited information given in this section.