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Is there a diet to increase platelet count in my child?

My son had a recent infection that caused his platelet count to drop. He has now recovered from the infection, even though the platelet count still remains low. Is there a diet...

Should I give iron supplements to my daughter when she starts her periods?

My daughter is 13 years old and has just started her menstrual cycle. Do you think I should be giving her iron supplements at this point as a precaution?

What could be the cause of low hemoglobin levels for my son?

My son is 12 years old and a recent blood test indicated that his hemoglobin levels are lower than the normal range. What could be reason for this?

Could pale fingernails be a sign of iron deficiency?

I recently observed that my daughter's nails are getting very pail and almost white. Could it be a symptom of iron deficiency?

My son has thalassemia minor. How can we increase his hemoglobin levels?

My son is 8 years old and is suffering from thalassemia minor. In spite of his treatment his hemoglobin levels are below the normal range. What can we do to increase his hemoglobin...

My daughter had an accident and after her surgery she is pale. What can we do?

My daughter is 12 years old and was in a minor accident. She is now recuperating from a minor surgery however her skin looks very pale. What can be done?

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