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Doctor insights on: 6 Year Old Developmental Checklist

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Normal tempature for a 6 year old boy?

Temperature: Normal temperature ranges from 96 degrees to 100.7 f. ...Read more

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Can a 6 year old have sundowners syndrome?

Can a 6 year old have sundowners syndrome?

Symptoms at sundown?: Children with various developmental disorders can be worse at night. This occurs across the spectrum of all disorders from adhd to down's to as to developmental delay to cp. Please discuss your concerns with your pediatrician. Sundowner's syndrome is specific for dementia patients who worsen at night. Dementia is exceedingly rare in children. But developmental delay is common. ...Read more

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I'm wondering how to get a 6 year old to lose wieght?

I'm wondering how to get a 6 year old to lose wieght?

What Dr. R said, +: Limit total screen time - smart phone, iPad, TV, Computer, video games, et. al.- to a maximum of 2 hours/day. Remove electronics from all kids' bedrooms. See healthychildren.org. The whole family has to commit to savoring healthy foods at pleasant, sit-down family meals sans TV, no fast food, no junk food or soda in the house & to exercise together. If BMI. is > 95th %ile, lab-work is needed. ...Read more

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Can a 6 year old be a hypochondriac?

Can a 6 year old be a hypochondriac?

Secondary gain?: Children express physical complaints for a variety of reasons: a true ailment, worried about school bullies, parent's marriage, etc. If I have a headache, stay home from school, watch tv, have mom to myself; being sick can be rewarding in itself. Nurture your sick child, but restrict 'fun activities' like video games discuss your concerns privately with dr. ...Read more

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How to explain tourette's to a 6 year old?

Explain: explain what the symptoms are and that the person exhibiting them can not help themselves.thus there is no fault or blame ...Read more

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How do I explain to my 6 year old she has jra?

How do I explain to my 6 year old she has jra?

Truth: Tell her that it is a condition in which her body may react by causing whatever symptoms she has, thru no fault of hers.There is no known cause, but medicine helps to control and perhaps lead to remission.And , if everything works out, she will move on in life normally. ...Read more

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What condition causes bad eyesight in 6 year old?

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What condition causes bad eyesight in 6 year old?

Variety of reasons: And a six year old should have a thorough eye exam to make sure he or she has good vision, and whether they need corrective lenses. ...Read more

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I was wondering is it necessary to fill a 6 year old's cavity?

I was wondering is it necessary to fill a 6 year old's cavity?

Not really: If it is a baby tooth and will fall out, and a small cavity it may not be necessary. If it is big and painful, then yes. ...Read more

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My 6 year old son was bitten by a "wild" mouse, should I be concerned?

My 6 year old son was bitten by a "wild" mouse, should I be concerned?

Mouse bite: It depends if the skin was broken and also when you say wild mouse is a field mouse.Consult your doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more