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I have a 4 yr old and 6 yr old that came down with a flu
I have a 4 yr old and 6 yr old that came down with a flu like virus 2.5 weeks ago. They were tested for the flu and it was negative. They started with a high fever around 102.5 for 2-3 days and then i… read more
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My 4 year old is dry heaving, already threw up no fever but
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My child is 2 years old and she lost her appetite for solid
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My 4 year old granddaughter is complaining that her stomach hurts every time she takes a sip of water (any liquid) or takes 1 bite of food (cracker, cereal, soup, etc). Can anything going into her sto… read more
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My child is 5 years old and has Downs Syndrome. Recently,
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My grandson is not eating at school. he is a picky eater
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My 4 year old grandson does not eat anything but chocolate
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My seven year old boy has had several bowel movements
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My 2 year old was sick over the weekend, Fri night-Sun
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I HAVE A 23 MONTH GRANDSON WHO NOT EATING LIKE HE SHOULD AND
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My 20 month old son has been waking up from his naps
My 20 month old son has been waking up from his naps drenched in sweat and wakes up in the middle of the night crying for water. We give him a sippy and he usually gulps down 6 to 8 oz and then goes b… read more
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My daughter is 24mths. She has always been a horrible eater,
My daughter is 24mths. She has always been a horrible eater, eating only turkey dogs and spaghettios. She was just sick for two weeks and is on antibiotics. She refuses to eat at all now and has lost … read more
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My son Maddox turned 3 in April. It has been over a year now
My son Maddox turned 3 in April. It has been over a year now and he still has sporadic, random vomiting. Just before he turned 2 I brought him to his pediatrician, who told me he was eating too much a… read more
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My son is ten months old and i need to know anything and
my son is ten months old and i need to know anything and everything about what kind of milk and food they can have and anything else i need to know… read more
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Over the past few days/nights, my wife and I have noticed
Over the past few days/nights, my wife and I have noticed that after my son eats a meal or drinks a full bottle (or both) his normally 'in' belly button pops out. The stomach is sometimes a bit bulgin… read more
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