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Are "growing pains" really a thing for kids?

My son is 9-years-old and feels aches in his bones, and he actually complains about it often. We took him to the doctor, and he had us do an imaging test, but there was 0 abnormalities....

What are the best ways to strengthen my child's bones?

My son has a deficiency in calcium, and his pediatrician wants him to be on calcium supplements since I can't get him to have enough dairy. Obviously, this is going to affect...

My son has tension in his legs from playing basketball. How can I help him?

My son has tension in his legs from playing basketball, and he plays almost constantly because of school. What are some therapies that can help him not get this muscle tension?...

My son dislocated his shoulder. Is anesthesia needed for the repair?

My 12 year old son dislocated his shoulder during a football game. Will they have to give him anesthesia when they put the shoulder back into place?

How long does a sprain take to heal in children?

How long does it usually take for a sprain to heal in children?

How long does a knee fracture take to heal in kids?

My son is 7 years old and had a fracture in his ankle, which is now in a cast. How long will it take to heal?

My son has been diagnosed with osteogenesis imperfecta. Can It be treated with a surgery?

My son is 9 years old and has been diagnosed with osteogenesis imperfecta. Can this condition be treated with surgery?

My son is having pain in his hand after his surgery. What painkillers would you recommend?

My son is having a lot of pain in his hand after his surgery, following a bone fracture. What painkillers would you recommend for him to get over this pain?

My son has had a limp ever since he started walking. Can this be treated surgically?

My son has a slight limp which started pretty much as soon as he started walking. What exams are done to find out the cause of this, and is it something that might have to treated...

What are some treatment options for son's hip dysplasia?

My 6 year old son has hip dysplasia. Is surgery the only treatment option, or are there other options we can take to help make his condition better, such as physical therapy?...

My son hurt his back and needs to undergo surgery. Will it affect his future life?

My son whose 14 years old had a nasty fall and hurt his back. He needs to undergo surgery to fix his spine. Will he be able to fully recover?

How long does knee surgery take to heal in a 13 year old?

My 13 year old son dislocated his knee cap while playing baseball. Last week he had surgery on his knee to correct the dislocation. How long will it take for this to heal so...

What can I do for my son after his surgery for his fractured arm?

My son's fractured arm is not healing properly because of how severe his injury, so now the doctor wants us to go through surgery. After he has the surgery, what should we do...

What would cause middle of the night severe knee pain?

I am a completely healthy and fit 32 year old- know knee, bone or joint problems. Over the last couple of months in the middle of the night I wake up with a stabbing, unbearable...

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