Dr. Jovi Cacnio

Pediatrics
Glendora, CA
34 years experience male

Locations

HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Glendora, CA

Address

2025 E. Route 66, Glendora, CA
Directions

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Fax

6268524913

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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

41 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
About two years old: Most children have developed a dominant hand by age two years. It's unusual for them to do this much younger.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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Wholesome living: The following are all helpful: vaccines, plenty of sleep, plenty of active play, lots of fruits and vegetables, frequent handwashing, avoiding others ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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It's possible...: Anti-seizure medicines raise the odds of birth defects. Benzodiazepines (klonopin (clonazepam) being one) can cause the newborn to have trouble moving... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Wholesome living: The following are all helpful: vaccines, plenty of sleep, plenty of active play, lots of fruits and vegetables, frequent handwashing, avoiding others ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Balance is best: Eat a variety of lean meats, fish, eggs, nuts and seeds, and especially fruits and vegetables. When it comes to fruits and vegetables, aim for as wide... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Probably yes, but...: Simethicone reduces bloating, and is safe. It won't help other causes of fussiness. Gripe water is a mixture of herbs and water, used to reduce fussin... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
No, not really.: Looking 'toned' means that your muscles show through the layer of fat between them and your skin. A combination of resistance training to make muscles... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Exercise and diet: A toned body comes from a combination of increased muscle mass and decreased body fat. Muscle mass increases when we do resistance training. Search on... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
It could: Some children go into puberty relatively younger or relatively older than most of their same-gender peers. So a child's height at one point in time ma... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
A short list: Have their rescue inhalers handy. Not all kids have asthma triggered by exercise; those that do can use the rescue inhaler 15-30 minutes before exerci... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Shot or pill: Most primary care doctors' offices don't stock injectable typhoid vaccine. Depending on where you live, you may have to dial information or search onl... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
It would be best: Most prolonged sore throats are caused by moderate conditions, such as nasal allergies, mouth-breathing, acid reflux, etc. Some are caused by activiti... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Recommendations: If you kept your baby on the schedule recommended by the advisory committee on immunization practices ; the american academy of pediatrics, the 4-mont... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Clarification: Just wanted to add to my previous response. In patients with an impaired immune system, such as in aids, toxoplasmosis can stay in the brain. In this ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Modify as needed: Use albuterol or Levalbuterol inhaler or singulair (montelukast) before exercise. If your asthma gets worse with low humidity, temperature extremes, o... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Well-baby care…: Consists of measuring your baby's height, weight, and head size, seeing how well he/she has grown since birth, checking her nutrition and development,... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Epiglottis is okay: A good percentage of people can open their mouths in such a way that they can see the epiglottis. This is normal. The throat pain itself is usually no... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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Resistance training: Toned means your muscles show through the fat. Resistance training (pushing or pulling against a weight) increases muscle mass, so it shows through th... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Yes, it works, but..: Mebendazole kills the pinworms, but they are still inside you. They'll come out in your stools. You may see the killed pinworms in your stools. For a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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Yes: General understanding of add is that it is a 'hardwired' condition--basically, someone is born with a relatively short attention span. It may be diagn... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Comfort measures: Reassure yourself and your child that night leg pains are usually harmless. Warm compresses, massage, and tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin should hel... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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Strep or not strep?: Germs can infect the walls of your throat, even when you don't have tonsils. Cold viruses can cause a sore throat, so 3+ episodes of these a year are ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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Balance is best: Eat a variety of lean meats, fish, eggs, nuts and seeds, and especially fruits and vegetables. When it comes to fruits and vegetables, aim for as wide... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Yes to #1 ; no to #2: Definitely use gloves and wash hands when cleaning up cat litter. Unfortunately, cats get around, so cows often eat cat feces. You can get toxoplasmos... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
We don't know: The only known cause for brain tumors is ionizing radiation (atomic bombs, radiation treatment for cancer). A few genetic syndromes raise the risk of ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
No, not really.: Wearing heels may cause your calf muscles to stay contracted, so they look like you're flexing them all the time. But the rest of the lower body won't... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Not sure of question: It sounds like you were wondering how to relieve headaches in children. Ibuprofen (advil, motrin) and Acetaminophen (tylenol) are appropriate. If the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
No chance.: Rabies virus has to enter directly into tissue, so skin contact won't spread it. You, on the other hand, may want to seek medical attention for yourse... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
She's safe: The scenario you described didn't generate enough heat to harm your baby. Your skin would suffer trauma well before the temperature affects her.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Some strategies: Visual cues: smaller plates, don't put serving dishes on the table, don't leave food where it can be seen. Adults can show they limit themselves to si... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
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A possible approach: Ask your older son to help. He can give compliments to your younger son when they are deserved. Your older one can coach his brother in activities in ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Musculoskeletal: Pain caused by musculoskeletal development, specifically a condition known as costochondritis, is a common cause of chest pain in otherwise healthy pr... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Wholesome living: The following are all helpful: vaccines, plenty of sleep, plenty of active play, lots of fruits and vegetables, frequent handwashing, avoiding others ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Not all: To doctors, cancer means a group of cells growing uncontrollably, which eventually take over the patient's metabolism ; cause death. Tumor means a lum... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Not necessarily.: There are several other causes of recurrent throat pain that will not go away with tonsil removal. Nasal allergies, sinus infections, frequent colds, ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Depends on...: Whether your baby has received flu vaccine in previous years. It's 2 doses a month apart for the 1st year that a child under 9 years old gets flu vacc... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Tubal ligation: If by permanent, you mean irreversible, having a minor surgical procedure to prevent eggs from travelling into your uterus would be the best option. Y... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Mio, Vitamin Water,: Gatorade, and many other low- or zero-calorie sweetened drinks work just like crystal light. They temporarily fool our brains into believing we just ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Height, gender,: And age all factor in. For a 5 year old boy of average height, normal is at or below 109/68. For a 5 year old girl of average height, it's at or below... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Cat feces: Litter boxes are the most obvious. Unfortunately, cats get around, so their feces are almost everywhere in soil. Cows can inadvertently eat cat feces ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
34 years experience
Rectal thermometer: It's still the most accurate, especially in children who are too young to cooperate with an oral thermometer. A cheap digital one is best. It's quite ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cacnio is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cacnio is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you, your answer gives me a little more to research.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you. Was wondering if the virus could be ailve outside the body
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UCLA School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1989MD

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