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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Infection: Please take her to the pediatrician to be evaluated.

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is normal for anyone at any age.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Normal: That temp range is normal. Your child may be simply overtired or may be coming down with something. Provide fluids, let him/her rest and provide tlc- ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Using this site: You get the most from this site when you post symptoms of a health problem and then ask a related question. You have not posted the temperature, durat ... Read More
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A 13-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Temperature: Normal temperature ranges from 96 degrees to 100.7 f.
A 12-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Fever: A fever in itself is an indication of a problem. A fever of 101 is concerning, but without other symptoms would not be too concerned. Are there othe ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mylene Middleton-Rucker
34 years experience Family Medicine
Yes increase fluids : May use appropiate dose of childrens tylenol (acetaminophen) go by wieght if lasts more than 24 see doctor.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Willett
16 years experience Pediatrics
Cool house & asthma: Cold air can sometimes trigger asthma attacks, but this is usually related to a quick change in environment. Heat that is too high can irritate an ast ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
24 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Greater than 100.5 degrees f is considered a fever, greater than 106.0 is considered hyperpyrexia.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Permethrin : Depends on what and how so check the label for indicated use and age.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
100.5: What is considered fever in babies is 100.5 and above.
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A female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Weight normals: There are growth charts you can use https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/data/set2/chart-0 ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Go to the Hospital: Fever in infants is an emergency. Please turn off health tap and get this child in to be seen by a physician urgently.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Head circumference: Head sizes are relatively larger in small children. In a child without headaches, seizures or major organ deformities, the head circumference is gene ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep: For the 3 year old, 11-13 hours. For the 6 year old, 10-11 hours.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes...: Typically a temperature of 98 to 99 orally is normal, and rectal temperatures are a little higher. If that is a temperature that you routinely obtain, ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but caution!: By cough syrup, I am assuming you are referring to prescription cough syrup. Take as directed and as little as you can. If you are talking about otc ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Siblings may play together. The key word in your question is always. Why does a 12 year old want to play with only six year olds. That may be fine if ... Read More
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A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
43 years experience Pediatrics
Unusual-piberty: This is a little early but could be a sign of early puberty.talk to her pediatrician.they can look for other signs too.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Not on the baby!: Topical sunscreen and bug repellant, if used as directed, are a good idea for kids who are active outdoors in the school age range ( 5-18 Yrs) , but c ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
101: Or higher.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience Cardiology
Normal physiology: 60-100 beats per minute, though heart rates at times can easily be outside this range if other factors are present.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melvin Glover
18 years experience Family Medicine
152 to 204 pounds: Bmi is body mass index, which depends on a patient's weight and height. Normal bmi: 18.5-24.9 (weight 152 to 204 pounds for this patient) overweight ... Read More
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