Doctor Q&A for Dr. Lynn Keefe

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: Chemotherapy will, however.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: You will be protected against 4 hpv strains, the 2 that cause cervical cancers and two that cause genital warts. You are still at risk for cervical ca ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Skin or bone?: Depends on the location and "feel" of the bump. Could be anything from a wart to scar tissue to a benign cyst.
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Allergic reaction?: If the redness is symmetrical and limited to both cheeks, it is probably benign. Sometimes food allergies can cause bright red cheeks...Just see if th ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Esophageal burn: Probably esophageal burning. When you breath you change the position of the diaphragm in relation to the esophagus and stomach, allowing the spicy or ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Sleep pattern disrup: Your child needs 10 to 12 hours of sleep each day. Make sure you cut out naps, caffeine, and set a regular bedtime routine with bedtime close to 7:30p ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Folliculitis/dermati: The backs of the thighs make contact with surfaces and clothing. Sometimes one can get a contact dermatitis that will respond to hydrocortisone; somet ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Nutrition or illness: There are many different reasons for ridges...Past illness/stress, trauma, nutritional deficiencies. Have a dermatologist look at your nail beds and a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Benign behavior: Most kids have some sort of repeated behavior that is usually for security, like thumb sucking, twirling hair, touching mother's earrings, etc. The na ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynn Keefe
33 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe not: If she has normal energy, appetite, and no difficulty breathing, you can follow the cough for a week or two. After 14 days if the cough is still prese ... Read More
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