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My son has a very high white blood cell count. What's next?

A recent blood test showed that my 12 year old son has a very high white blood cell count. What could this mean and what will happen next in order to determine what is happening...

Do I need to give my son iron supplements as he is growing?

My son is 11 years old and not the best eater. He's also smaller than most kids his age. Are iron supplements required for optimum growth in children?

How are white blood cells reduced?

My son's blood test report indicates an elevated level of WBCs. Is there a way to reduce this number?

Can sickle cell disease be cured?

My son has been diagnosed sickle cell disease. Will he have this for his entire life?

What should I do about my daughter's stomach pain?

My 7 year old daughter has been experiencing stomach pain after she eats for a few weeks now. What can I do to help her?

Platelet disorders run in my family. Should I be worried about my daughter?

My mom and my grandma both suffered from platelet storage pool disease. What can I do to protect my daughter?

My son's leukocyte count is high. What does it mean?

A recent blood test indicated that my son's leukocyte count is quite high. What does it mean? Should I be worried about this?

What does an increased platelet count in my child mean? Is it a reason for worry?

My son has been experiencing fatigue and headaches and the doctor has sent us to get blood work since he believed that this was a little abnormal. Once the results came back,...

After chemotherapy my daughter's hemoglobin levels are dropping. Why?

The doctor has found a tumor on my daughter's collarbone, but it has been removed. She's now been on chemotherapy to treat any surrounding cells in that area, but her last blood...

If my child has a blood transfusion, will it cause any problems for him in the future?

My child had an accident and had to undergo a blood transfusion. He's 12. Is this likely to cause any future problems for him?

How can iron deficiency in kids be treated?

My child is suffering from a mild iron deficiency. She is 10 years old. Is it too early to give supplements or what should I do?

is there a way to prevent genetic blood disorders?

There's a history of blood disorders in mine and my husband's family. Is there any way we can further protect our kids?

Are there any natural foods that can treat hemophilia?

I would like to know which natural foods can supplement treatment for hemophilia in children if any?

How is low platelet count treated in kids?

What is the best way to treat low platelet count in kids? What is the most common cause?

Is blood cancer hereditary?

My husband's family has a history of blood cancer. What are the chances it will be passed down to our children?

How can I treat slight iron deficiency in my child?

My son has a minor iron deficiency. Can you please suggest how should I treat this?

Why are my daughter's hands so pale?

My daughter is 6 years old and her hands are very pale. They aren't cold, though. . . What could be the reason?

What causes hemophilia in children?

What are the different causes resulting in bleeding disorders in children? I know this can show symptoms in infancy, but why does it happen?

How is hemophilia treated in children?

My nephew has been diagnosed with hemophilia. I'm curious, what is the treatment procedure for this health condition?

My first daughter has sickle cell disease. Can my second one have it too?

My first daughter has sickle cell disease which we are told is a genetic disorder. I am pregnant with my second child. Are there chances that my second one will have this disease...

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