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Chronic recurrence of ringworm

March 27, 2014

Over the last 4 years I have had ringworm at least a handful of times. I have used creams as directed by doctors and pharmacists without lasting results. I was on strict 2 pills a day for 1-week (I do not remember the medication) regime two years ago which  cleared it up on day 2 […]

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Antibiotics and Geographic Tongue

February 17, 2014

In the past year I have had what I believe is “Geographic Tongue” three times.  All 3 times have happened while taking Cipro.  Is there a link between antibiotic use and Geographic Tongue?  Thanks!

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4year old daughter hit her face n front head

February 21, 2014

My daughtera were playing dance and my four year old climbed onto my dresser which is two and a half feet from the floor she fell from the top flat and hit her stomach. Face and front of her head she cried and it knocked the wind out of her, but she was ok after […]

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foreskin

March 31, 2014

My sons foreskin does not role back over the head and he is 14 and a half.  Is this normal?

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11 years old boy, intentional holdig breaths till pass out

March 31, 2014

Hi, My 11 years old boy love holding his breath.  We have just learnt about this behavior because he made himself passout duing his karate’s class.  If it was a one time game, we would have let it go, but he said, he does this everyday .. and every hour.   But never got himself up […]

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1 year old tantrums

March 31, 2014

My 1 year old has started throwing tantrums when told no.  He just started to slam his head into the ground and coffee table and when I try to stop it he just smacks himself in the head and face.  His left side of his face is all red and he looks like he’s going […]

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Concerned Mom

March 31, 2014

When should I take my daughter to the gynecologist? She has only had 1 period but it was over 6 months ago. Our pediatrician says it is normal but I just wanted to be safe.

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Night Terrors

February 21, 2014

Is it possible for my 7 (almost 8) month old to have night terrors? Do you have suggestions to deal with it?

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What happened?

March 30, 2014

Dear Dr.Greene Hello, the reason why I am asking you this at 11:30 pm is because its the only time my kids are fast asleep. Anyway my daughter was out walking her dog she is (11) around our neighborhood. When she gets back she is crying and panicking about how there are bumps on her […]

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teenage daughter's breast

March 30, 2014

My daughter is 13 almost 14 in June. she has one breast higher and bigger  bb1 the other and the one i call inflamed is really sore and hard   and when i push the nipple together it feels really hard.  I have no ideas for what it could be Very concerned mother. Thank you […]