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For my 1 year old's blood work should I get a finger-stick or vein?

For my daughters 1 year old checkup the doctor ordered a CBC and lead test. I am extremely nervous, and want to know if a finger stick is good enough so we don't have to draw...

What can I do to help ease my child's asthma?

My 6 year old daughter has severe asthma. It seems we have tried everything, and it is really affecting her quality of life as she cannot play like other children. Is there anything...

My son has a vitamin D deficiency. What can I give him?

My son is 7 years old and has vitamin D deficiency. What supplements are safe to give him at his age?

Is there a way to prevent frequent sore throats in my son?

My son gets a sore throat at least once every 3 months. They never turn out to be bacterial. What can I do to help prevent these recurring sore throats?

Are there any home remedies to treat constipation in kids?

My son often complains of constipation. Are there any home remedies to treat this?

Is there a way to treat asthma in children?

My 4 year old son has asthma. What is the best way for us to manage/treat his asthma?

My son has ADHD. Is medication safe for him?

My 9 year old son has been diagnosed with ADHD, and has a very hard time in school. Is medication safe for him to take? I am concerned about the possible side effects.

My daughter is very shy. Is there anything I can do to help her?

My 6 year old daughter is extremely shy, and has a hard time socializing with other children. What can I do to help her?

Do children need to take vitamin C

My son seems to get every cold and flu that goes around. Should I be giving him vitamin C? Will this actually help him?

Should I be worried about my daughter's weight?

My 10 year old daughter is very underweight for her age. Should I be worried about this?

Why isn't my baby teething?

My baby is 9 months old and does not have any teeth yet. Is this normal?

Why does my child get the hiccups so often?

What causes a child to have the hiccups? My daughter often gets them, and she gets very irritated--and I hate to say it, but I'm a little annoyed with them as well. We use home...

Is popcorn healthy for kids?

My son loves popcorn and is practically addicted to it. He only would want the movie butter popcorn, which I know contains plenty of sodium. Do you think that this is a safe...

How should I increase my child's immunity after jaundice?

My son had jaundice just after he was born. Now, he's 7, and since then he has been falling sick quite often. Is there anything that I can do to boost his immunity?

Is there anyway to prevent chicken pox?

My son is 5 years old and has chickenpox, even though he was vaccinated. I have a small baby at home who was also vaccinated, but I am afraid he will get it too. Is there any...

Can dyslexia be treated?

My son has dyslexia. I really do not want him to struggle in his life. Is there anything that can be done to treat this/help him overcome?

What nutritional supplements are recommended after the flu?

My daughter is recovering from a bad flu and I would like to know if there are any nutritional supplements that I should be giving her to aid faster recovery?

What can I do to get rid of chickenpox scars for my little one?

My son is 5 years old and had a bout of chickenpox. It has even left scars on him. Is there anything I can do to get rid of these scars?

How is impetigo treated?

My daughter contracted impetigo from school. While we have started treatment, it is still not helping. I would like a second opinion on the treatment for impetigo.

Is there a certain baby formula that is better than others?

My baby is 6 months, and I am trying to find the best formula for her. Is there a certain formula that is better than others?

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