Illnesses: Toddler

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Mentally Ill Father

To make a very long story short, the father of my 5 month old daughter has a severe mental illness. The diagnosis is schizo affective disorder. I knew ...

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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...

Allergies

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Allergic To???

I posted a week ago about my son's hands swelling up with a light red rash. It happened again yesterday and now it's worse. I now know he is having a...

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Allergic to the Dog?

My 18-month old has a pretty-much contiuously runny nose. It usually combined w...

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Allergy or What?

When getting my 2 year old ready for dinner i took her shirt off and found red s...

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Allergy or Not?

Recently my hands and feet started to itch something fierce. I thought maybe it...

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Allergic Reactions

Ok mama's you are always so very helpful and i have a question that i ALWAYS for...

Autism

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Autism

Did anyone who has an autistic child see the news press conference about autism/...

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Could It Be Autism?

i know a 2 year old who still does not talk, is overy irritable, clingy to his m...

Bronchiolitis

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Bronchiolitis

Hi moms- My 5 month old had developed bronchiolitis. She is really stuffy and keeps coughing. As a result she's not sleeping well. I know that it's a...

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6 Month Old with RSV

Ok. I always feel kind of silly asking questions, it almost feels like I should...

Chicken Pox

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Chicken Pox

I have a seven month old baby girl. Last weekend her cousin came to visit and gave her a kiss and played with her. Well - I got a call from his mothe...

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Chicken Pox

How to deal with chicken pox? My son is 6years old and just started developing a...

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Chicken Pox

I would like to expose my daughter to chicken pox. If anyone has a child or know...

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Chicken Pox

My 10 year old has chicken pox and I was wondering if my 8 month old would get t...

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Chicken Pox

Have any of you experienced Chicken Pox in your children even after the vaccine?...

Constipation

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Constipated

my five year old boy has been constipated since one month i had tried many things but none of them work what should i do...

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Constipated?

My daughter is about 4 1/2 weeks old. I recently switched her from breastmilk to...

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Constipation

My daughter is 9 months old I'm trying to figure out what foods cause constipati...

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Constipation

What can I do to help my grandson (6 mo. old) have immediate relief for constipa...

Cough & Cold

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Stuffy Nose

My 7 month old just recently started to get a stuffy nose. I don't know what to do and I feel for him because he doesn't nurse for long and he won't e...

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Always Stuffy Nose

My 2 1/2 year old daughter has been having this stuffy nose problem for past 3-4...

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Help with Stuffy Nose

My 5 month old has had a stuffy nose for a little over a week now. Last Wed, sh...

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Dehydration

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Dehydration

Hi moms. My 22 month old son has had a pretty bad cough for the past 2 weeks. We just got him on antibiotics. I'm worried about dehydration, though, as...

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Dehydration

my son (17 months)has had loose stool since Wed. I called his Dr. on friday when...

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Dehydration?

Hi my little guy (almost 5) has the stomach bug. He as been throwing-up and som...

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Dehydrating Fruit?

Does anyone have any ideas about how to dehydrate food in your oven (without the...

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Dehydrated Milk

We are camping Friday, Saturday and Sunday. My kids love cereal. I was abl...

Ear Ache

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Ear Ache

what causes them and what are some home remedies for it?...

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Ear Ache

My family is just getting over being very sick for the past week. Now my 6 year ...

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Ear Infection?

My daughter keeps shrugging her shoulder toward her ear. Could this be a sign o...

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Fever

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Temperature

At what temperature do you bring a 4 year old to the ER?...

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High Fever

My four year old son has been running a very high fever for three days now. Eve...

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Taking Temperature

While in the hospital a couple weeks a go, the nurses took my son's tempersture ...

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Temperature?

How do you check for a fever, reliably, without a thermometer? are there any ot...

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Flu

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Is It the Flu

Does anyone know how to tell the diferance between a bad cold and the flu?...

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Flu or Not?

Just wanted to pass this along. All week this week my son has been sick, with F...

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The Flu Is Here

Hi Ladies, My son was diagnosed with the flu yesterday and already tod...

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Flu!

My son has had the flu now going on a week. Should I take him to the doctor...i...

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Could It Be the Flu

Okay I know this is going to sound really crazy but I have onyl had the flu once...

Rash

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Rash

My 14 Month old has a rash on his stomach its about a quarter size rash and its been there for a few months now i dont know what to do about it he scra...

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Rash

My daughter had a diaper rash so bad last weekend that she could hardley walk. T...

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Rash

My daughter is teething. She had fever last night of about 100 degrees. Gave h...

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Rash

Good morning, My almost 23 month old daughter has developed a very extensive ...

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Rash

My 3 year old has had a virual infection this week. Every day she has had a feve...

Stomach Virus

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Stomach Bug

I'm sure this sounds minor to most, but our 1.5 year old son just came down with a terrible stomach virus. It's his first time vomiting. It's just so s...

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Stomach Virus Question

My 6 year old came down with the stomach virus late Monday night. She felt terri...

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Son with a Stomach Bug

Hi everyone...My son is dealing with a stomach bug and has been since Wednesday....

Tear Ducts

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Clogged Tear Ducts

My 8 month old son has had clogged tear ducts since he was born. I wondered if anyone else has experienced this. The doctor says it normally goes awa...

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Clogged Tear Ducts

Hi, I am a gradmother of a beautiful one month old baby boy. He has clogged tear...

Torticollis

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Torticollis

I'm wondering if there is anyone who has a child with torticollis? Where are you at with everything? Any success? Who do you see? What has been you...

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Torticollis

So I did my research and read that torticollis is a twisted muscle in the neck t...

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Torticollis

I'm looking for stories/long term results for kids with torticollis. My son has ...

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Torticollis?

hi everyone, my 4 month old daughter was diagnosed with torticollis about a mon...

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Torticollis

I don't know why this is upsetting me so much. I know it can be a lot more chal...

Vomiting

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Vomiting

my 4 yr. old son is vomiting at least every other day is that normal?...

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Yellow Vomit?

My son is a year old and has only really been sick one other time. He woke up t...

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Vomiting with Strep

I posted a question about 3 weeks ago now about my child having strep. Well 2 w...

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Throw up or Spit Up?

I have a three month old who just started throwing up (spitting up) after he eat...