Clarithromycin
    June 18, 2009
    Clarithromycin

    Clarithromycin is an antibiotic used to treat many different types of bacterial infections in children. You might see a brand name such as Biaxin on the label. It comes as liquid, tablets, or extended…

    Allergic to Bread? A Hidden Problem
    June 24, 2003
    Allergic to Bread? A Hidden Problem

    Pizza, macaroni, breads, crackers, cereals, and spaghetti are among many children’s favorite foods. These foods and many others can be sources of gluten (protein found in wheat, rye, and barley). Wh…

    Hives
    October 31, 2002
    Hives: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Related concepts: Chronic Urticaria, Urticaria, Welts, Wheals What is hives? Hives are a sign that the whole body is experiencing a hypersensitivity reaction. Hives occur when the body's capillaries a…

    Food Allergies
    October 29, 2002
    Food Allergies: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Related concepts: Food hypersensitivity, Oral allergy syndrome, Allergic proctocolitis Introduction to food allergies: Many parents of infants and toddlers are told that food allergies don’t happen …