Health

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Air Travel with Infant During Flu Season

Hi Everyone! So I have a 3 week old baby and I want to go visit my parents. When is it safe to travel with an infant? I'm worried because its flu seaso...

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Air Travel

I'M going on vacation to PR with my husband in the summer and i would like to kn...

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Airplane Vent Filters

A while ago I saw an article in a magazine for a filter that fits over the airpl...

Beauty

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Beauty Tips

I know that there are moms out there that can help me. I hope that this isn't too many questions in one post, but they are all inter-related. I have ...

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Personal Beauty Tips

Hi ladies, just wandered if you have any personal beauty tips that you follow on...

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Beauty Saloon

Need to find the best beauty shop in Independence, MO...

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Beauty Secrets

I would like to know what other women ages 30 to 40 are useing as their beauty r...

Bladder & Kidney

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Bladder Infection

I spent 3 hours in Urgent care last night with xtreme pain while urinating. I also had blood in my urine. The doc said it could be a bladder or kidney...

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Bladder Infection

So about two weeks ago I had a yeast infection (whoo hoo right!) got that kicked...

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Yeast Infection

I am 25 years old and having my very first yeast infection... I don't have any i...

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Yeast Infection

Can anyone suggest a good cure for a recurrent yeast infection? I have tried Mo...

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Bladder Infection

I just got home from camping, and I have been suffering from a bladder infection...

Broken Bones & Sprains

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Sprain or Not?

My son seemed to have hurt his foot on the trampoline today at first he would take a few steps then itd just fold in he did that a couple times but nev...

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Broken Arm :(

wow i did not think i'd have to deal with this so soon. my almost-5 year old (me...

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Broken Bone

My Daughter broke her collar bone about 2 weeks ago and seems to be fine now! Th...

Checkup

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6 Year Check-up

My son will be 6 soon and I am wondering if a 6 year check-up is neccessary. Fo...

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Cholesterol Check-up?

For my son's 5-year old well visit, the doctor does a routine blood test to chec...

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Pediatrician

My children's current doctor is not a pediatrician, rather a general practitione...

Childhood Illnesses

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Mental Illness

How do I assisit an indivilual w/ mental illness and they are not aware of their condition?...

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Mental Illness

I am so greatful to all of you being there for me. I am going through a time wi...

Children's Hospital

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Nicu

Hi all! I am 27-weeks pregnant and, unfortunately, this pregnancy is not going as smoothly as my other two. My baby, whether he goes full-term or not, ...

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NICU Problems

I had a little boy 1 1/2 weeks ago. He was only 34 weeks so he was pretty young...

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NICU Mamas

What are some of the most helpful things that a friend could get you, or do for ...

Dental

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Oral Surgeon

My boyfriend lost his job a month ago and his wisdom teeth are coming in and are hurting him badly. I need to find an oral surgeon that will do surgeri...

Development

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Child Development Books

I'm looking for a good general child development book. Physical, emotional, social, mental. I'm worried I'm expecting too much from my kids and I wan...

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9Year Old Development

I have a 9 year old daughter who is slender - on the smaller side. Today, she s...

Diapers & Diaper Changing

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Need Diaper Changing Advice

My 7 month old has turned diaper changing in to a challenging game. I am a first time Mom and have to say this is one topic I haven't read about and w...

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Diaper Changing

I'm just curious when people travel commercially where they change diapers on th...

Digestion

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Help with Digestion Issues

Hi Moms, I need some help for my little boy. For the past two weeks he has had a cold/infection (stuffy nose, cough, etc). It runs for a couple of da...

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Vomiting Infant

Hello everyone. I have a newborn son who just turned three weeks on Friday. I ha...

Dr. Visits

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Taking Son to My Doctor's Appointment?

Is there anything wrong with brining my 16 month old son with me to a doctor's appointment? I have an appointment with a dermatologist and would rathe...

Early Intervention

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Early Intervention

Is early intervention free? Who pays for it? how does it work?...

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Early Intervention

I've seen quite a few things about early intervention and I was wondering if any...

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Early Intervention

Has anyone on here ever used early intervention before? My daughter is 10 months...

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Early Intervention

Good Morning - My son has been receiving Early Intervention Services for Speech ...

Eye Glasses

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Vision Therapy

Has anyone used vision therapy for their child? I found out today that my 8 year old has some issues going on with his eyes and he wll be getting no li...

Eyes & Vision

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Eye Doctor

I have terrible eyes but my husband has perfect vision. I started getting severe migraines in middle school which led to contacts. Turned out I had re...

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Eye Doctor to MRI!?

I took my daughter to the eye doctor today Bc she had said she was having a hard...

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Eye Doctor

I am looking for an good eye doctor in mckinney area. I would like someone that ...

First Aid

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CPR And First Aid Training

My husband and I need to get CPR and first aid training. I'm having a hard time finding a class that we can attend. Does anyone know of someone that ...

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Bruise

My daughter fell onto the edge of a wooden bed frame a little over 3 weeks ago. ...

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Bruise

My daughter was running around her bedroom and fell onto the edge of the bedfram...

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Do You Exercise?

Why or why not? If you do exercise, what do you do? If you don't exercise what would be a form of exercise that you think you would enjoy? I exe...

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When to Exercise?

I am about 20 pounds overweight, due to having 3 kids and lack of self-control w...

Foot & Toe

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How to prevent foot pain

Has anyone ever had pain at the bottom of your foot? My right foot hurts right by the heel close to the arch of the foot. It hurts when I walk, as we...

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Pain in My Foot

Hello, I am at 33 weeks with twins. Lately I have either a sharp, immobilizi...

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Plantar Warts!

I come to you moms since you have helped me in the past. I have been fighting p...

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Foot Pain

I have been having problems with foot pain over the last couple of months. It s...

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Pain in Heel of Foot

Hi I have had pain in my foot when ever I walk for 5 days. I work all night I a...

Good Hygiene

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Hygiene

My daughter is 10 yrs old. Her dad died 3 years ago. Since then I have noticed that her Hygiene has gotton worse. When she goes to the bathroom eith...

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Hygiene

My husband leaves the house in the morning 3-5 days a week to go to work without...

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Hygiene Trouble

My son is 10 and refuses to wipe after using the bathroom. His answer as to why...

Hair

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Hair

I got a perm and i loved it at first, but now its getting frizzy and no matter what products i buy, nothing really seems to help once it dries. so I am...

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Hair Loss

Is there any thing i can do to help with hair loss...

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Losing Hair!

I have been losing hair since 3 months after I gave birth to my daughter. She wi...

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Teen Hair

My 11 year old daughter has very oily hair. Even using a clarifying shampoo, th...

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Baby Hair Care

Hi ladies,My 7 month old was born with lots of hair.  She has already had 3-4 h...

Health Insurance

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Health Insurance

I'm in the process of getting health insurance for 1 yr old; but as luck would have it he has a cough that seems to be getting worse. Can I take him to...

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Health Insurance

Hi moms. I'm seeking health insurance for my family. My company just closed do...

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Health Insurance

HI, My husband is a small buisness owner and we are currently looking for affor...

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Health Insurance

Hi, We are looking to switch to a different health insurance in the new year. ...

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Health Insurance

I have never had health insuance as an adult, and i have no idea how to go about...

Healthcare Providers

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Midwife and Doula near Palatine, IL

I've always visited an Ob-Gyn and am not familiar with midwives or doulas. Now that I'm pregnant, I've heard a lot of good things about midwives/doula...

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Family Physician

I'm wanting to find a new family doctor for myself.The one I'm seeing now is wel...

Height & Weight

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My Daughter Afraid of Being Overweight

My daughter is 4'6 and a quarter weighs 74.2 pounds 10 december 11. is she overweight? she seems average. Her 4'3 best friend 9 years old weighs 58 pou...

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Overweight Children

Ok mom's how do you tell your kid they are overweight without hurting their feel...

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Overweight Child

I have a 7 year old daughter who weighs 90 pounds. She is tall for her age, whi...

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Underweight 3-Year Old

My son, while on his growth curve, is in the 1 percentile for his age (3-1/4 yea...

Home Remedies

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Natural Remedy

Does any one know a natueral remedy for a cat who has worms in her poop?...

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Natural Cough Remedies

Hi Moms! I am currently 19 weeks pregnant and have had a lingering cough for abo...

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Home Remedies

Hi Moms! I am in need of plumbing advice. I have toilet and sink (same bathro...

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Natural Remedies...

Hi Moms~ I was answering a post from another mom and in turn, came up with a qu...

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Natural Remedies

I was wondering if any of you out there have had any success with any natural pr...

Illnesses

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Helping Out a Chronically Ill Friend

We are good friends with a family in our neighborhood. Our children attend the same school. We have known each other for a couple years. The mom suf...

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Mentally Ill Father

To make a very long story short, the father of my 5 month old daughter has a sev...

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"I'm Sick"

My daughter is in the 1st grade. Every so often I get the "I'm sick" card. I t...

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Too Sick or Not?

Hi Moms. I am a daycare provider and recently I have had some pretty sick kid...

Illnesses & Symptoms

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Runny Nose

My son is 8 months old and has had a runny nose for about three weeks now, no fever at all very playfull, eats just normal, he is formula fed only (due...

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Constant Runny Nose

Hi momma's since starting preschool my DS constantly has a runny nose every coup...

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Recurring Tonsilitis

I have a 6 1/2 year old son who has had tonsilitis at least 5 times in less than...

Medicines

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DVT Prescription Help?

I have a friend who was prescribed Lovenox. To help with DVT "deep vain thrombos...

Mental Health

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Mental Health

Hi I am a mother of three and I have been battling depression for years. I lost my father a few months ago and it seems to have triggered a bad spell....

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Mental Health

This may seem a little off the wall. I was looking for moms opinions on Pediatri...

Potty Training

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Ready to Potty Train??

My 15 month odl daughter has started telling my husband and I when she pees, or poops in her diaper. She wants us to change her as soon as she does it....

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When to Potty Train?

I have twin girls, almost 18 months old. One of my daughters is constantly taki...

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When to Potty Train

I have a 21 month old son. He like to tell us when he has potty, but after. When...

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When to Potty Train?

Audrey is 1 yr 1 month old and is staying dry 90% of the time during the day now...

Preventative Care

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Chiropractic Care in Children

Hi all you fabulous moms! I hope you are all having a great day! I recently started seeing a chiropracter and his office believes in treating the who...

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Heath Care Question...

If you do not have the $70 to $120 dollars to pay up front to see a doctor (gene...

Reproductive

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Respiratory

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Upper Respiratory Infection

I have a 7 month old daughter and a 3 year old daughter that are both sick. I'm more concerned about my baby because she can't take medicine like my 3...

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Help with Pneumonia

Hi all, my son will be 4 in October and this is his 4th time getting pneumonia s...

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3 Yr Old Pneumonia

My poor baby had RSV @ 2 and now he has pneumonia at 3!!!! He is in a smoke free...

Shots & Vaccines

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Immunizations

Hey moms, am I the only one, or are there moms out there scared to immunize b/c of autism. I never use to think about the # of shots my children receiv...

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Immunizations

Our son is approaching his 7 month check up, which includes another round of imm...

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Immunizations

I have been debating the whole immunization for several months. I have read as m...

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Immunizations

My daughter is now six months old, but has only been to the doctor once when she...

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Immunizations

Hello, My son has his 2 month well baby visit next week and I am reading up o...

Skin

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Skin Problem

Hi Friends, I have had a chronic skin condition for quite a number of years with lows and highs. There are excessive spots and discoloration around ...

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Skin Problem

My daugther has sensitive skin, she is 2 years old. When the weather gets hot (l...

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Skin Problems

Hi moms, I am 38, don't drink enough water, or exercise as often as I should, n...

Skin, Hair & Bath Care

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Skin Care

Can anyone suggest some good skin care products for african american women?...

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Pre-teen Skin Care

I have a friend whose 10 year daughter is starting to break out, primarily on he...

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Skin Care

Does anyone have any good products or advice for taking care of my face? I am c...

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My daughter is almost 4 and wakes up every night and come into our room. My husband and I are too tired to fight with her about this anymore. We have t...

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Sleep Problems

I have a 6 mos old daughter who has never been a greatsleeper. She had reflux, w...

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Teenage Sleep Problems

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Sleep Problems

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Social Workers

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Speech Therapy

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Speech Delay

My 3 year old grand daughter has a speech delay and will be receiving speech therapy soon. Could any of the members provide a description of their exp...

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Speech Delay

My little one has recently been diagnosed with a speech delay; we have been give...

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Speech Delay

My son has a delay in his speech. He will be turning 4 in a couple of months and...

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Speech Delay

i have a 19 month old with a speech delay. she does not use any words and has be...

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Speech Delay

Hi, My 2.5 year old son was recently diagnosed as PDD/NOS with a severe speech ...

Stages & Milestones

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Milestones...

I'm sure all first time moms get a little paranoid about these milestones our children are supposed to meet... My daughter is 8 and 1/2 monthes old and...

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Hitting the Milestones

My daughter is 3 months old and was only 4lbs at birth, now she is just under 10...

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Preemie Milestones

Hi moms. I had a baby boy at 33 weeks which makes him 14 weeks old now. I am n...

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Toddler Milestones

My almost 2 year old daughter, Raven is trying to pass many toddler milestones a...

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Milestones

My 7 1/2 baby still doesn't sits down by himself.... my first one, now 3 1/2 yea...

Support Groups

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Support Groups

does anyone know of support groups for single parents with kids who have adhd or something similiar...

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ADHD Support

I will be going to my sons Ped. tomorrow to discuss the chance that he has ADHD ...

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Cancer

i found out my dad has cancer two weeks ago. He is in stage 4 and was told it h...

Taking Temperature

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Best Thermometer

Not a fan of the current thermometer I use...it takes too long to read, and with a squirming 7 month old, that is near impossible. Any recommendations...

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Thermometer

I am looking to buy a new inexpensive ($0-$40) thermometer. Any suggestions?...

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Thermometer

Can anyone recommend a FAST, RELIABLE, rectal thermometer?...

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Thermometer

Hi Mom's I am looking for a new thermometer for the little one. I need somethin...

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Thermometer

Hi! I'm looking for a good thermometer to use with my nine month old boys. I...

Teaching Good Hygiene

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Hygiene

My husband leaves the house in the morning 3-5 days a week to go to work without brushing his teeth. It makes me sick!!! I discovered he was doing this...

Vision

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Does My Son Need Glasses?

My 7 yr old complains that his eyes hurt and sometimes of headaches. I am thinking he may need glasses. I also catch him squinting his eyes every onc...

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Optometrist

I'm looking for an optometrist in the burbs who accepts kid care can anyone help...

Weight Management

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Healthy Eating Out ?

Can anyone suggest a place for lunch or diner out that has a little more healthier menu. Vegatables/Fruit. Thanks...

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Over Weight

Hi my name is C.. I quite smoking almost seven years ago and gained a lot of wei...

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Weight Loss

Help!!! It seems like the more I try to lose weight the more I gain... What is ...

Wisdom Teeth

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Wisdom Teeth

Who do you recommend to take out wisdom teeth. My son is 17 and the dentist says it's time. Live in Frisco but don't mind Plano or Mckinney...

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Wisdom Teeth

Advice wanted for wisdom teeth removal for my teenager. My son is 17 and has 4 w...

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Wisdom Teeth...

When do wisdom teeth come out? Do you have to get them out, and by what age shou...

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Wisdom Teeth

I went to the dentist yesterday and found out that my wisdom teeth have to be ta...

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Wisdom Teeth:(

So I looked in all of the other questions asked just to see what people had to s...