Why Regular Health Check-ups are important for Children?
Children are more susceptible to different ailments as their bodies are still adjusting and adapting to their surroundings, additionally their immune system is not yet fully developed. To ensure your child’s development and well-being are progressing as expected, we at health2home offer a comprehensive child health checkup package. This package includes consultations with our expert healthcare professionals and a variety of tests aimed at monitoring your child’s health and growth trajectory. If you want to know what this package is all about keep reading this post:
Complete Blood Count: If your child is always complaining of fatigue or has pale skin, there is a high chance your child might have low iron levels, and this can be revealed with a CBC Test.
Blood Grouping & RH typing: It is important to know the blood group and RH typing of your kid, hence this test is a part of the package.
Urine routine & Microscopy: This test can help the healthcare professionals to recognize if your child is suffering from UTI, kidney or metabolic issues.
Mantoux Test: This test can unveil if your child is affected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
G6PD: G6PD stands for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, an enzyme that helps red blood cells work properly. Red blood cells move oxygen from your lungs to every cell in your body. Your cells need oxygen to grow, reproduce, and stay healthy.
TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone): If your child has symptoms of hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism or shows signs of an enlarged thyroid gland your healthcare provider can suggest this test.
Pediatric consultation: Along with these tests you will also receive a pediatric consultation if you choose this package. Our expert pediatricians can guide you if any of these tests indicate a negative impact on your child’s health.
If you are worried about your child’s health or just are curious about his/her well-being it is best to opt for this package. If you have any further queries, contact us today.