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Child recovered from typhoid, what type of diet or medicine would help?

I appreciate ur valued answeres. My son is 1 years and 11 months old, had typhoid and has recovered afer the treatment for about 5 - 6 days. he is still on mediacation. As i ve learnt that typhoid effects remain even after recovery. So What precautions sholud we take and what diet shoulkd he be given to him. Thanks a lot.
Asked On : Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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Pediatrician 's  Response

Thanks for writing to health care magic.

Please give him typhoid vaccination after 2 years of age.

Try to see that he does not have food items bought out side from the shops. He should have home made food prepared under hygienic conditions.

Give him a balanced diet rich in protein and vitamins.

See that food items are protected from flies etc.

Hope this helps.
Take care.
Answered: Wed, 17 Apr 2013
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Pediatrician Dr. Synthyia Bhagat's  Response
Thanks for your query.
Typhoid is a water borne disease.So most important is to have clean water.
Wash hands regularly.
Give him balanced diet rich in minerals and vitamins.
Give plenty of fluids.fruit juices.
Give home made food items.
Avoid any junk food like chips,candies.

Wishing your baby good health.
God bless..
Answered: Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Home food / soft bland diet (intestinal ulcers) / sterile water (boiled) / personal hygiene of all at home / avoiding non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs - help

Proper drug in full course will ensure complete cure
Follow up with paediatrician

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 18 Apr 2013
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