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Dr. Parthiban Munnainathan
7 years experience in Family Medicine
40 mg every 6-8 hr: Hi, Thank you for your question. I don't know the concentration of the tylenol you have but your child weights 3.9kg and so can take around 40mg ever ... Read More

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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience in Urology
Circumcision: Removing excess foreskin in an adult is like repeating the circumcision procedure again. If this skin is not causing problems why do it. You will in ... Read More
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A 11-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
If it bothers him: Adhesions can be minimal & of negligible importance or they can be quite irritating. As a rule I wait until an infant is over a year of age to see ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
Still debatable: Circumcision was associated with frequent orgasm difficulties in danish men (circum. Rare freq) & with a range of frequent sexual difficulties in wome ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Very: The only question for non jewish people is -------why? It has become a routine, based on the most absurd concepts. Males were provided with a foreskin ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Personal choice: In the US circumcision is commonplace, 80-90 %, France 30%, Australia 30%, great Britain 10% (not covered by national health insurance). There is data ... Read More
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mini Sambhavita Rangrass
20 years experience in Dentistry
Around 6 years: Typically, children start losing their baby teeth around 6 years of age and they continue to do so till about 12- 13 years. The teeth typically are lo ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience in Pediatrics
NO: Do not give a used pacifier to a newborn. It carries a risk of introducing bacteria and fungal elements to an immature immune system. Most hospitals ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Pacifiers: Yes please! Pacifiers are wonderful in my opinion. They satisfy babies need to suck, they sooth baby, they help mom and dad. They don't hurt teeth. ... Read More
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A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience in Pediatrics
No and Yes: They weigh more early in the first six months of life, then typically less by a year of life. More importantly, they then weigh less for the rest of ... Read More
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
No: But they are more likely to gain more weight, and more likely to be overweight when they grow up.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Parent must do it.: Good oral care starts day one. For infants, wiping all oral surfaces with a washcloth and water twice daily after feedings does the job. For toddlers, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick O'Neill
23 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: Yes, if you want.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
You mean soy formula: Certainly yes. Soy formula is not really advantageous over milk based formula though.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends: Infant swaddling is a transitional measure that replicates the snug feeling of the womb & calms baby when they can't handle the random movement of arm ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Simple surgery: The infant is placed on a restraint that holds the arms & legs.The penis is exposed & injected with a local anesthetic.Antiseptic is applied to the pe ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
So he looks lk daddy: Personal choice is the main issue behind circumcision today. Most of my parents who chose to or not to do so because daddy went thru the procedure. Fr ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
??baby measles??: If you are asking about roseola, the illness is contagious to anyone not previously infected. Most kids get this virus in early childhood & are then i ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience in Pediatrics
Absolutely not!!!: Especially less than a year old. Some honey carries the spores and can cause infant botulism.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonober Umair
17 years experience in Pediatrics
Reply: Formula intolerance may be a possibility but make sure you are preparing the formula as directed. Keep am eye on his weight gain that shows you if he ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Most babies get their first teeth around 4-6 months, but anywhere from 3-9 months is common.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Akin
36 years experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Breast or formula: Infants should drink breast milk or infant formula until their first birthday.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
From breast, bottle?: Is she not drinking from breast or bottle or both? If breast and latching problem see a lactation nurse. If the bottle, then make sure she is feeling ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Equal: Breast feeding is determined by the mother not the gender of the child.The process is equally distributed throughout the us.

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