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12 year old son is the Shortest in Class

My 12 Year old Son is Shortest in his Class of 50 students. Mentally He is very Intelligent in Academics mental sports but Physically he is lagging behind. I have not yet consulted any doctor as my Family doctor said he is OK and shall cover up. Yet till the age of 12 he is far behind the kids of his age. Need Consultation for GHD & Treatment.

Constant Fever of 103 degree in Child

My son age of 5 year has fever with temperature of 103 degree for last three days. We have started to give Ibuprofen (7.5 ml 3 times a day) but still good result to come. We are bit worry about him. Please advise.

4 months Baby loose motions

My wife is using antibiotics due to her teeth problem b'coz of that my daughter getting loose motions min 10times a day. Can I use Sporlac to reduce the motions for my baby, if yes kindly suggest the dosage

Fever and indegestion

My child of 20 month having fever n can't able to pass out motion for past two days.. v r travelling in train from Chennai to delhi.. what medicine can I giv him..

Kind had stomach pain

Hi my kid aged 4years had stomach pain since morning. He is also suffering from low fever. Today is sunday so i m not being able to find any doctor.

Health Feed
Typhoid Fever: How to Prevent?

Typhoid Fever is so commonly heard off in our country. (I think most common as well as most over diagnosed disease in India).Cause: It is caused by bacteria called Salmonella Typhi (S.Typhi) typically living in humans and are shed through a person’s feces (poop) or urine (pee). Bacteria ...

Does Your Child Becomes Blue and Seems Lifeless After Crying? It Could Be Breath Holding Spells

Breath Holding Spells:  Your child cries, and stops breathing, and almost turns blue. It is one of the scariest situations for parents. The episode seems life threatening but in reality, it is relatively benign (not serious). And it does not pose any risk to the health of the ...

You Can Save a Life by Giving Hands-Only Cpr !

“Anyone can learn CPR and everyone should”Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Many of these lost lives can be saved if a person nearby knew how to do CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) or simply hands- only CPR.You will be surprised to ...

Does Your Child Do Teeth Grinding?

Teeth grinding or Bruxism ( medical term for the grinding of teeth or the clenching of jaws) is very commonly seen in young children by parents.Parent commonly attribute it to worms, which is not true. (however giving medicines for worm every 6 months is recommended for every normal child ...

Could My Child Have Diabetes?

Diabetes Mellitus (DM); name itself is  fearful and more so if in context to children. It is a metabolic disorder with high blood sugar level. Major Symptoms are increased urination, increased thirst and hunger. Insulin is the only way by which body can use sugar. If insulin decreases sugar ...

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Dr. Anand Prahalad Rao Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, DNB - Paediatrics) 15 years experience Vijaya Children's Clinic
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Dr. Vishnu Murthy G. S. - Pediatrician
Dr. Vishnu Murthy G. S. Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, Fellowship in Gastroenterology) 15 years experience Little Blossom Woman & Child Clinic
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