Checkup: Toddler

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How Often Do You Take Your Kids for Their 'Well-child' Check-ups?

N.G. asks from Dallas

My pedi recommends annual visits from age 3 to 5, then every other year after that. The receptionist told me I can certainly opt to bring my kids in every year. Is ...


6 Year Check-up

K.C. asks from Dallas

My son will be 6 soon and I am wondering if a 6 year check-up is neccessary. For how long do they continue to go every year? Thanks!


Should the Pediatrician Be Checking "Down There" at Yearly Check-ups?

S.M. asks from Louisville

My daughters' pediatrician hasn't checked down there since they were infants and I've always assumed that's how every pediatrician does it, but I was talking to my si...


Cholesterol Check-up?

A.P. asks from New York

For my son's 5-year old well visit, the doctor does a routine blood test to check cholesterol. I wonder if this is really necessary for a 5-year old healthy boy who w...



C.M. asks from Los Angeles

My children's current doctor is not a pediatrician, rather a general practitioner. Recently, she has been very lax or overboard in her care. For instance, she com...


13 Month Old Is Only 19 Pounds

T.M. asks from Toledo

today we went to Braydens dr appt.. a well check.. well, when she put him on the scale and it said "18" pounds, she wasnt suprised, but inside i was like, What the? ...


Vaccines at 13 Yo Check-up

K.S. asks from Chicago

Does anyone else feel like the vaccinations for kids is out of control? TB, meningitas, whooping cough. And now they want to give my 13 yo son HPV vax! Does anyone...


Fear of Dentist

M.B. asks from San Francisco

My daughter had open heart surgery a few months ago. At her last check-up she did great and didn't have any anxiety. I have taken her to the dentist 3 times before (j...


23 Month Old Who Does Not Talk.........

T.H. asks from Terre Haute

I have a 23 month old and she is the youngest of 3 girls. Maybe I am just trying to compare her to the other two girls (which I know I should not do). She is not talk...


Needing Advice About My 23 Month Old Son

L.E. asks from Austin

I have a 23 month old son, turning 2 in April, Who hasn't started talking yet. He babbles alot and says things, but not Words. He's very affectionate and funny. He lo...