Self Care for Common Ailments in Children?
The following conditions are the commonest minor ailments found in children. It is estimated that each GP spends an hour a day advising patients on minor ailments that will get better by themselves.
Please help yourself by checking the following advice before you ask to see a Clinician. If you continue to have a problem, we will be happy to see you. Please also note that you can get free treatment on a number of these illnesses by attending a Pharmacy, refer to the Common Ailments Scheme
Coughs, Colds, Ear infections
Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Gastroenteritis
Hand, Foot, Mouth
Rashes, Warts & Other skin conditions
Rubella (German Measles)
Temperature – What is a Temperature, how should I treat it, when should I become worried?
Warts & Verrucas