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If you have a medical emergency, call a physician or qualified healthcare provider, or CALL 911 immediately. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-treatment based on anything you have seen or read on this Website.

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How to manage epistaxis (nosebleeds)

Nosebleeds, or epistaxis, are very common in children. They are usually caused by dryness or irritation of the skin between the two nostrils, called the nasal septum. This area is rich in blood vessels and very easily irritated. The most common cause for...

Splinter Removal Made Easy

Splinter Removal 101 Running around barefoot on a deck sounds super fun right? Well, yes, until your two year old starts screaming as he got what seems like a million splinters under his feet. That was my weekend fun! I frequently see kids in the office...

The Latest From Allergies & Anaphylaxis

Lactose Intolerance In Children?

Lactose Intolerance In Children - Gassiness and Belly Pain? Parents tell me all the time that their children are lactose intolerant, just like they are. Their children exhibit milk intolerance symptoms that include: fussiness, bloating, irritability,...

How to Recognize an Anaphylactic Reaction

Anaphylactic Reaction - What To Do I'm an allergy parent, and I write the Irritated by Allergies blog for Yummy Mummy Club, as well. My son has had severe food allergies since birth, so I've got six years of handling those allergies, and mitigating his...

The Latest From Infectious Diseases

What to Put on Mosquito Bites

What to Put on Mosquito Bites and Other Bug Bite Treatment Mosquito bite treatment What it looks like – red, itchy bumps Treatment - wash with soap and water Cold compresses or ice may reduce itching What to put on mosquito bites – a great home remedy for...

Stye In Eye? What Is A Stye Anyway?

Stye In Eye? What Is A Stye Anyway?   Unfortunately, its viral season again. All around me are kids and parents with viral illnesses – stomach flu, influenza, runny noses and weepy eyes. Conjunctivitis (pink eye) is going around like crazy and reeking...

The Latest From Doctors, Hospitals, & Medicines

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