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Can an endocronologist recommend a diabetic diet for my child?

My son is 8 years old and has been diagnosed with diabetes. Can a pediatric endocronologist help us with his diet? What should his diet include?

Is it necessary to bring my child to an endocrinologist?

Should I bring my daughter to an endocrinologist? She just hit puberty. Is it necessary to ensure everything is alright?

How is congenital hypothyroidism treated?

My daughter is 7 years old and has been diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism. What is the best course of treatment?

Can juvenile diabetes be cured?

My son is 7 years old and has been diagnosed with juvenile diabetes. Do you think that with treatment and activities he will be cured of it, or is this a lifelong condition?

If my daughter has an overactive thyroid, will she be overweight?

My daughter is 13 years old and has an overactive thyroid. Does this mean that she will be overweight?

My daughter is 12 years old and is obese. Do you suggest a bariatric surgery for her?

My daughter is 12 years old and has an overactive thyroid, which is making her overweight. We tried to get her started on a healthier diet, but she didn't take to it. And, she's...

My daughter is 14 years old and hasn't gotten her period. The doctor says it's normal but I'm worried.

My daughter is 14 years old and has yet to get her period, which to me is strange, because her friends already have gotten theirs and my period started when I was 12. According...

My son has vitamin D deficiency. What should I do?

My son has a vitamin D deficiency. What can I do to help him overcome it? Should I give him supplements? Or, should I change his diet up?

What is the treatment for cushing treatment?

My 16-year-old daughter was diagnosed with Cushing's syndrome. The doctor was trying to treat with medication, but I'd rather her have another option. What is the usual course...

My daughter has been advised Thyronorm 25mg. Will it be lifelong?

My daughter is on Thyronorm 25mg because of the increased levels of her thyroid hormones. Will this treatment be lifelong?

My son is gaining a lot of weight. Could it be some hormonal imbalance?

My son is 13 years old and is suddenly gaining a lot of weight. He's eating normally, so I don't think it's due to that. Could this be from some kind of hormonal imbalance?...

Can certain hormones cause my son to be more introverted?

My son always was with kids his age, playing outside and running around, but I noticed that he's become a little introverted. He is 14 years old as well. Could this change in...

Can juvinile diabetes be reversed?

My daughter is 13 years old and was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes recently. Is it possible for this condition to be reversed with age and the proper treatment? Or is she likely...

How should we help our son lose weight?

My son is 8 years old and my doctor considers him obese. He's 110 pounds. We never really realized that this could be a problem until now, because both me and my husband are...

Can steroids impact the height of my son?

My son is on a steroid treatment for his asthma, but I've noticed that he is a lot shorter than the other kids in his class. Could steroids impact his height?

My son is 16 years old but his voice has still not changed. What could be wrong?

My son is almost 16 years old but his voice has still not changed. Does it mean his puberty is delayed? What could be wrong?

My son has hypoglycemia episodes often. What can we do to treat this?

My son is 10 years old and was diagnosed with diabetes about 2 years back. He keeps having hypoglycemia episodes often. What can be done to prevent them?

Why is my son not gaining weight?

My son is 15 years old and is still underweight. He eats normally and isn't exactly active. Why is he not gaining any weight?

Why is my daughter having irregular periods?

My daughter is 14 years old and has irregular periods. It is not PCOD and the doctor is unable to tell us the cause of this irregularity. What do you think it could be?

Why does my son sweat so much?

My son is 7 years old and he sweats a lot, sometimes more than the average adult. Should this be a concern? Why could he be sweating so much? This typically happens overnight....

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