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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 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....

Is it normal for children to drink more water than adults?

My son feels very thirsty throughout the day and drinks much more water than both me and my husband. Is there a problem or is it normal?

Can a low carb diet help in controlling an overactive thyroid?

My daughter has an overactive thyroid that is leading to weight gain and irregular periods. Will a low-carb diet help in controlling an overactive thyroid?

My daughter's skin looks very pale and flushed out. What could be wrong?

My daughter's skin looks very pale and often flushed out. However, she is not complaining of any serious symptoms. What could be wrong?

What are the symptoms of juvenile diabetes?

My family has a history of diabetes and I am worried about my son getting the disease at an early age. What are the symptoms of juvenile diabetes? What should I look out for?...

At what age should kids be checked for diabetes?

I have a history of diabetes running in my family. My daughter has developed quite the sweet tooth and it worries me. I don't let her eat too much sugar at home, but she's always...

My son is putting on a lot of weight despite being active. Is there something we should get checked out?

My son is 7 years old and is gaining a lot of weight even though he's very active. He eats pretty well, I cook every night and don't have too many snacks laying around. I wonder...

My daughter just started her periods and has extreme mood swings. Is it normal in children?

My daughter is 13 years old and has just started her period. Now, she has been experiencing extreme mood swings. Is this normal for her age?

Is stevia okay for juvenile diabletes?

My son has been diagnosed with juvenile diabetes and he is currently 6 years old. Can I use stevia instead of sugar for him?

My daughter is 14 years old and still hasn't gotten her period. Should I be worried?

My daughter just turned 14 year old, but she still hasn't started her period. I'm worried, as all of her friends already had it for a few years, but her pediatrician says this...

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