Antiperiodics inhibit a disease having periodic recurrences; e.g.
For 2 years he went tho similar recurrences of respiratory distress each time he got croup.
Blood chemistries are also useful in monitoring the effectiveness of treatment for all types of cancer and in following the course of the disease and detecting recurrences.
Certain drugs being used as of 2004 for treatment could also be suitable for prevention, at least prevention of recurrences.
An antibiotic (usually trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole) is sometimes given to children with Wegener's granulomatosis to control flares, or recurrences of the disease.
The prognosis for children with HSP is generally good, as the disease usually goes away by itself even without treatment; however, about a third of patients have recurrences.
With treatment, about 87 percent of patients have a remission of the disease, but 53 percent have recurrences.
If an adolescent girl has frequent recurrences, she should consult her doctor about prescription drugs such as Vagistat-1, Diflucan, and others.
However, recurrences can be avoided or minimized by maintaining a healthy lifestyle by getting plenty of sleep, eating a balanced diet, participating in regular exercise, and minimizing stress.
Some children recover without any relapses; however, most children with the disease have periods of remission alternating with recurrences of the symptoms.
In addition, the unpredictable nature of remissions and recurrences can be difficult to handle.
Symptoms that have a waning course with recurrences and worsen over time suggest a disease that destroys nerve cells.
Recurrences in infants with intussusception are most likely to happen during the first 36 hours after the blockage has been cleared.
Surgery to remove tumors or polyps in the intestines helps prevent recurrences, although adhesions can form after surgery, which can be another cause of obstruction.
Alternative therapies for staph infection are meant to strengthen the immune system and prevent recurrences.
Children younger than three years who contract AP have a shorter, milder course of the disease with fewer recurrences.
There is a higher likelihood of permanent renal damage with a higher number of recurrences.
Sores typically come back near the site of the first infection, but there are fewer sores with recurrences that heal faster and are less painful.
Also be sure to notify the school so other parents can take preventative measures and recurrences will be minimized.
Knowing what does head lice look like can help you detect this problem more quickly so you can prevent severe infestations and recurrences with minimal effort.
Adding a drop or two of tea tree oil to your soak as a natural antibiotic can help prevent recurrences.
Sunscreen may help prevent sun-induced recurrences of cold sores.
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