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Child Behavior Over The Years
More Info Needed: The term "behavioral problems is s very broad category so it's hard to give specific advice. However, if there has been a recent change in the child's behavior it's always a good idea to talk to your primary care doctor to make sure there is not some physical problem. Also, check to see if something in your environment is contributing to the behavior problems. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Structure/consistent: You don't indicate if this is new or longstanding, which is quite important. If new, learning why it is happening it key and warrants an assessment. If it is longstanding but worse now because of age and size, a number of books might be a place to start. Ross greene has several related to the explosive child that are excellent. Keys are clarity, consistency, and structure with a positve tone. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm 23 years old an a little over a year ago I had my first child an can not lose the weight, I was 150 lbs pre baby now I am 205! please help.?
A child of 2 years has thrown up over a couple times over a month , not healthy and what is recommended ?
More info needed: Make an appointment with the child's pediatrician. The doc is going to want to know the details surrounding each episode as best as you can remember (when did it occur in relationship to eating/drinking, how often is it happening, other symptoms..change in bowel habits etc). Then the doc will do a physical exam and only then will they be better able to guide and assist you and your child. ...Read more
What are the inherited diseases that could come from women having a child when over 45 years of age?
The same as at 20yo: Genetic disorders are just that. They come from the genetic makeup of the donor male of female, whatever their age at conception. There is increased risk of chromosomal (structural) defects as the egg ages. Women are born with eggs in suspended animation in the ovaries. At menses they begin to mature & release until they're gone.Life's accumulated toxic exposures can lead to abnormal chromosomes. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with nephritis over 10 years ago, can I have children & will my child inherit this disease from me?
How can I help my over obessed child 9 years to live healthy. He don't like healthy food that I am giving him and is not motivated to any sport. Thx?
Good role modeling : Since you are the parent, you determine what foods come into the pantry. Select good foods for your family. Eliminate eating out, eat meals together without distractions such as tv, and lastly, eat healthy yourself. Children are marvelous imitators. They model the behavior they see and do what we do not always what we say. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I had asthma as a child but have had no problems in over 5 years. Is it possible that it will come back?
Clear liquids: At the onset of diarrhea you may just want to increases his fluids. Most often diarrhea is caused by some viral illness. When keeping sufficient fluids down you can offer bland foods. Most diarrhea does not require medicines. If goes on for longer than expected see your doctor. ...Read more
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