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  • Data in Hand

    Data in Hand

    Note: Dr. Greene works with Scanadu, a participatory medical device company that is currently running an exciting Indiegogo campaign for Scanadu Scout, the first Medical Tricorder. The first generation of medical students that went to medical school with smartphones in their pockets is still in training. They’ve just finished their second year of residency and […]

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  • CT Scan Safety

    CT Scan Safety

    The safety of CT Scans was a hot topic at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in October 2002. What was the issue all about?

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  • Meds for Cough

    Medications for a Cough

    My daughter has a serious cough and some rattling in her lungs. There was no pneumonia, but the doctor prescribed liquid Albuterol. Isn’t that a drug used to treat asthma?

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  • Side Effects of Ritalin

    Side Effects of Ritalin

    My son has been having frequent stomachaches. He is taking Ritalin for ADD. Is Ritalin associated with stomachaches?

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  • Zoloft


    I was watching some news coverage on that case where a 16-year-old killed someone and the defense was the fact that this kid was on Zoloft. This made me a bit nervous and I’m wondering if you’d comment on…

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  • Medications from other Countries

    Medications from other Countries

    Is it safe to take medications made outside the US?

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  • Special Medical Needs of Children

    Special Medical Needs of Children

    Is there any published information relating blood pressure cuff size width/length) to the age/weight of a child? I’m seeking this information as part of a research project.
    Gert Bonnett, RN, BS – Aetna Healthcare – Phoenix, Arizona

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  • Nail Fungus

    Nail Fungus

    My 3 year old son smashed his finger in the door at day care last November. Since then, his finger has swelled and oozed puss and blood several times. We have been to the doctor many times and have…

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  • Septra


    What is Septra?

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