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High platelet count

I had a high platelet count the last time at the doctors. I heard about thrive vitamins to help with energy. I wanted to take them since I have low muscle tone. Will it effect...

My daughter has a persistant fever. What should I do?

My daughter has been having persisting fevers. She was tested for some infectious diseases and malaria but they are negative. When should the next test be?

What is ideal to put in a bath for a bed ridden patient?

My mother is bed ridden and we are taking care of her at home. What antiseptic is ideal to put in her bath water to ensure she is infection free?

Why does my son get a cold after playing in the sun?

My son always seems to get a cold after he is outside all day in the sun. What could cause this?

Low grade fever for long time

One of my aunt's is suffering form low grade fever for a long time (around 30 days ). When the medication is going on, there is no sign of fever but when the medication is stopped...

What could be the reason for my mouth ulcers?

I keep getting mouth ulcers. They hurt a lot and its becoming difficult to eat and drink due to the pain. What could be the reason for their repeated occurrence?

Can you really get the flu from the flu shot?

Every time my sister gets the flu shot, she gets a bad cold and says it gives her the flu. Is there any truth to this myth?

Is Chyawanprash helpful in building immunity of the little ones?

Can I give my son chyawanprash everyday to help build his immunity?

What can I do about feeling weak after having the flu?

I had the flu, which has left me feeling extremely weak. What can I do to regain my strength and energy?

How can I prevent my child from getting Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease?

My 2 year old daughter goes to daycare, and I've been told a few children in the school have HFMD. I unfortunately have no choice but to bring her to daycare because of my job....

My son gets sick every time he gets the flu shot. Is it necessary for him to get one?

Every time my 8 year old son gets a flu shot, he ends up getting sick. Is it completely necessary for a child his age to get one yearly?

What is the platelet count for which a dengue test is recommended?

My daughter has had a continuous fever, so we got her CBC test done. Her doctor said that her platelet count is normal so there is no need for a dengue test. What is the platelet...

I am planning a trip to Central Africa. Are there any vaccinations I need before traveling?

I am planning a trip to Central Africa, and will be leaving in a month. Are there any vaccinations I need before traveling?

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?

Why does my daughter sneeze everyday?

Every morning, my daughter wakes up and sneezes repeatedly for nearly a half an hour. She'll also sneeze randomly throughout the day, especially if she's in that room. This never...

Are there any medicines for boosting immunity when the weather changes?

The weather in my city is changing and it's becoming a little more arid, and I would like to know if there are any immunity boosters that will help my family cope from the changing...

My husband is down with a viral infection. Can it pass on to my daughter?

My husband has a viral cough and cold with fever. I basically isolated him in our room while he recovers, but he still eats with us and my daughter. How can I prevent it from...

Can I visit a chiropractor to get my sinuses drained?

I have been suffering from a sinus problem ever since I moved to my new city of residence. Can I visit a chiropractor to help in draining my sinuses completely?

Is it true that kids born out of a C-section have poor immunity?

I am 8 months pregnant and I am scheduled for a C-section delivery. Is it true that kids born out C-section have poor immunity levels?

Can air purifiers restrict my child's immunity?

I have a small baby at home and I am considering buying an air purifier for her room. Do you think this could have an impact on the immunity-building of my baby?

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