The health of children has always been the focus of mother’s attention, and if the child gets sick, the mother will be able to bear the pain for her child. Every spring is the driest day of the season, and children are prone to constipation due to indigestion.
During the period of constipation, the stool is always dry and hard, and sometimes there is blood in the stool. What causes children to have bloody stool? Next, and Xiaobian together to understand more about it.
What is the cause of blood in children’s stools?
First, children with bloody stool reasons
To find the cause from the stool color. If the blood is bright red, mostly for the hemorrhage of rectum; if the dark red blood, mostly gastrointestinal bleeding.
Rectal bleeding, stool will see mucous membrane like substances, such as intestinal inflammation, intestinal mucosa shedding, also cause small bleeding. Hematochezia in children may also be from the rectal polyp, this situation is generally not accompanied by pain hematochezia.
Two, children have blood stool, how to do?
1. if slight hematochezia, parents let children every day to drink warm boiling water, adjust the diet at the same time, proper control of protein intake, to allow more children to eat fruits, vegetables and other foods high in vitamin content.
If 2. is caused by stool anal fissure, the most important thing is to keep children defecate dry. Pain relief is also important, or children may be reluctant to defecate because of pain and exacerbate constipation. At this point, give the child more fruit paste, drink plenty of water, add more roughage, but also keep the anus clean.
3., parents can give children abdominal massage, abdominal massage to help promote gastrointestinal blood circulation, increase gastrointestinal peristalsis. When massage, let the child lie on the bed, and the right hand palm of the parent is close to the abdominal muscles, starting from the right upper abdomen, clockwise or counterclockwise, while pushing gently. Massage should not be too heavy, each lasts about ten minutes, 2~3 times a day until constipation improves. Continue for 1-2 weeks to consolidate the effect.
Three, children and children diet taboo
(1) do not eat salt for 3 months
The salt absorbed by the baby from breast milk or milk within 3 months is enough, and premature salt consumption can cause a burden on the baby’s kidneys. Therefore, breast-feeding mothers should pay attention to diet, can not eat too salty. 3 months later, with the growth and development, the baby kidney function gradually improved, salt demand gradually increased, at this time can be appropriate to eat a little. The principle is that the amount of salt can be kept under 1 grams per day in 6 months.
What is the cause of blood in children’s stools?
(two) do not eat honey within 1 years of age
Within the age of one year, the normal flora of the baby’s intestines has not yet been fully established, and after eating honey it is easy to cause infection, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and other symptoms. After the baby’s age, the normal flora of the intestinal tract is established, so it is no harm to eat honey.
(three) do not drink tea within 3 years of age
Children under 3 years of age should not drink tea. Tea contains a large amount of tannic acid, it will interfere with the body’s food protein, minerals and calcium, zinc, iron absorption, resulting in infants and young children lack protein and minerals, and affect their normal growth and development. Caffeine in tea is a strong stimulant that may cause ADHD in children.
(four) less than 5 years old do not fill
5 years is a critical period for child development, many supplements contain hormones or hormone substances, can cause early epiphyseal closure, shorten the epiphyseal growth period, resulting in children of short stature, long is not high; growth hormone interference system, leading to precocious puberty. In addition, young tonic, but also lead to gum bleeding, thirst, constipation, blood pressure, bloating and other symptoms.
(five) children under 10 years of age should not eat preserved foods
Pickled products contain large amounts of nitrite, and aflatoxin, benzopyrene is recognized as the world’s three major carcinogens, research data show that: start eating salted children before the age of 10, the possibility of adult cancer is 3 times higher than the average person. Pickled vegetables include: salted vegetables, salted fish, bacon, bacon, sauerkraut and so on.
(six) children should not eat more bamboo shoots
Bamboo shoots contain insoluble oxalic acid, which is easily combined with calcium to become calcium oxalate. Excessive consumption is harmful to children’s urethral system and kidneys. Especially in the development of children, skeletal development is not yet mature, while the bamboo shoots contain oxalic acid will affect the body’s absorption of calcium and zinc. If children eat bamboo shoots too much, they will lead to calcium deficiency, zinc deficiency, resulting in slow growth and development.