Galactosemia

What is Galactosemia?

Galactosemia is a condition in which the body is unable to use (metabolize) the simple sugar galactose.

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I am 13 weeks pregnant with a bad cough and i cant keep anything down. I also can not take much because I am on a strict diet due to my husband...

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Hi thanks for your question.
The cough you are having most probably could be due to respiratory tract infection.There are very safe medicine which...

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Dear Doctor,
I am XXXXXXX from Mumbai and one of my cousin brother's infant (1 month old) has low sugar issue and still in hospital at Kollam after...

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Hi XXXXXXX

Thank you for your query on Healthcare Magic.

The causes of low blood glucose in newborns are prematurity, intrauterine growth...

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My baby has 45days old.doctor says please add 1spoon sugar in 100ml of lactozen milk.no breast feeding.y the doctor says like that?

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Brief Answer:
Breastfeeds are the best feeds for the first 6 months of life

Detailed Answer:
Hi
If your child is not suffering from Galactosemia...

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