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Constant itchy, scratchy throat

My son, who is 8 years old, has suddenly come down with constant itchy and scratchy throat issues. It makes him cough all the time and he even has trouble eating. What could...

My daughter's throat is always scratchy. Who should I take her to see for some help?

My 8 year old daughter has a scratchy throat nearly every day. It makes her very uncomfortable. Should I take her to an allergist or to an ENT? She never had allergies before;...

Are there any tests to identily food allergies in kids?

My son is 4 years old and has certain food allergies already, like with dairy products and nuts. Are there any tests that I can do to identify what else he's allergic to?

Why does my child get a cough and cold when the seasons change?

My son has a cold and cough every time the season changes. This doesn't happen with anyone else in our family, and my husband and I have very few allergies. Why is this happening...

Do you recommend acupuncture for children?

My child has severe allergies and I heard acupuncture helps. But is he too young for it? He's 9 years old.

How can I treat my child's stuffy nose?

My son often has a stuffy nose. This makes it particularly difficult for him to sleep at night. What can I do treat his stuffy nose without too much medicine (since he gets this...

Can asthma be cured completely?

Is there a permanent cure for childhood asthma, or will my son have this for the rest of his life?

My daughter has pus filed boils around her leg. What could be causing them?

My 8 year old daughter has pus filled boils around her leg. We have shown it to the doctor and he's not sure of the origin. What type of things could cause this?

Why does my son get a cold after playing in the sun?

My son always seems to get a cold after he is outside all day in the sun. What could cause this?

How can I help ease my child's asthma symptoms?

My 9 year old son has sudden and severe episodes of wheezing and asthma. He can be fine for days and days, and then suddenly have an asthma attack. What can I do to help ease...

My daughter has hives whenever she's exposed to certain dogs. Does this means she's allergic?

My father has a german shepherd and whenever the dog licks her, she has hives only in that area. There are a few other dogs that this happens with. Does this mean she's allergic...

Is Chyawanprash helpful in building immunity of the little ones?

Can I give my son chyawanprash everyday to help build his immunity?

What causes early morning stuffiness for my child?

Every morning my daughter wakes up with a stuffy nose and really struggles to breathe. What could be causing this?

Are there any natural remedies to treat a poison ivy reaction?

My daughter has a rash from being exposed to poison ivy since it's in our backyard. We try to keep her away from it, but she keeps going back there and getting the same rash....

How effective are lactase enzyme tablets for children?

My son is 5 years and is suffering from lactose intolerance. I recently came across lactase enzyme tablets for people suffering from lactose intolerance. I heard it being effective...

Is my child's hyperactivity due to Claritin?

My 5 year old child has had a cold for two weeks. I took her to the pediatrician who said it was allergies and told me to give her Claritin once a day in the morning. I have...

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