Hi Dr Greene, I read your signs to look for when to talk to your pediatrician, but I was wondering if that was all immediatly after the fall. My daughter fell about 4 days ago, and although she hit hard the swelling went outward, no vomiting, no unconciousness, pupils were normal, she was lethargic for about […]
Dr. Greene, My daughter, who is 8 years old, has been getting these for about 1 year now. They keep coming back! I get them out with Q-tips – she really doesn’t enjoy this…she usually ends up with tears when finished. I normally need to check her tonsils at least every week, normally she has […]
Answer by Dr. Alan Greene:
Traci – you are on top of things! Typically tonsil stones are managed — not cured — by first removing the stones that are present [...]
My baby is three months old. She is infected with E. coli . She is taking antibiotic for 5 days.how long it takes to recover?
Recent studies in 2011 have shown that DHA consumption increases the risk for prostate cancer substantially. Due to this, I have stopped giving my kids DHA supplements.Where does this stand now, especially in light of the many benefits DHA has for child development? Have any new studies been performed since that have confirmed or negated these findings?
GOOD DAY DR. GREENE,I OBSERVED MY BABY WITH A LIGHT PINK MARKS IN MY BABY’S EYELID.IT SEEMS TO WORRY ME.I WOULD LIKE TO ASK IF IT IS NORMAL AND WHEN IT WILL VANISHED?DO I NEED TO WORRY OR NOT?PLEASE HELP ME. THANK YOU KRISTINA
I was infected with viral Meningitis at age 4. I lost half my body weight and it effected my growth and left me with week joints. Now that I am 62 having joint and muscle tone issues. Could this be contected to my childhood meningitis. Also all my brothers are 6 foot tall and I […]
Hello, I am 16 and just for infected with herpangin. The doctors here didn’t tell me what I wasnt able to do while the infection was occurring. Is it transferable from mouth to genitals? Or anything else I’m not suppose to do while I have this infection?
Hello Dr Greene. I have just read the article about the Baby Bottle Tooth Decay. My son has it. He is now 4 and the front upper teeth are more or less non-existent. Those which are still there, are black (at least what’s left from them). Different dentists say differently: from – sedate him fully […]
Answer by Dr. Alan Greene:
Hello, Sasha. With many childhood conditions I like gently supporting the child while his own body solves the problem. I prefer avoiding sedating a [...]
Hi Doctor! I had a misquito bite on my left bum cheek and it was so itchy so I went crazy itching it and it got really infected and started to get bigger. It now looks like a ringworm and it is always getting stuck to my undies as it is leaking out this watery […]
Hi my name is Sharae Bruce, and my Daughter Patience has had a skunk strip or (gray hair) since she was 5yrs old . Now she has a lot of it. Why would my beautiful daughter have gray hair at such a young age????