Thyrotoxic Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis

Health Q&A
Red, dry, patch on my baby face

When he was 1 month old, he developed reaction due to oil and lotion..Later I used ghee for massage then all redness went. Right now he is 4 and half month old, since one month he had developed red dry patch on face skin, sometimes itching also seen.. I am afraid that it might not lead to any skin desease. FYI he has hemangioma on his scalp.

Throwing up

My 4 year old daughter has been throwing up everything for almost 3 days now. Including water.... trying to give her pedialyte, crackers, apple sauce, but everything is coming . She has urinated a couple of times, and she is still in good spirits but just cannot keep anything down, I'm worried she will get dehydrated and has not ate for almost 3 days now.

Fever not going down with calpol

Hi doctor, My baby is 3 yr weights 10.6kg. he is having high fever 103-104. I am giving calpol 1.5ml (100mg in 1ml) every 6 hrs but fever not going below 100. Blood and urine report normal.

Frequent cough, cold and fever

This s for my kid who s 23 months old. We stayed n Bangalore till March but he won't get cold and fever frequently. May be he gets fever once in 3 months. We were shifted to Chennai in April after reaching here he used to get cold, cough and fever frequently. What is the problem? Whether due to climate or anything else? Am not seen him before like this.he s struggling and moreover am giving the medicines prescribed by doctor.

Frequent urination

Child goes for urination very frequently maybe at an interval of 15 it normal?? Can such a small child have diabetes as there is a family history of the same form her father's side. Thanks

Health Feed
Daycare Sickness

    As a child joins a day care centre, many parents observe their child falling sick frequently after joining a playschool/daycare centre. This can be attributed mainly to the underdeveloped/developing immune systems of the younger kids who also get more predisposed to contracting ...

Back Pain in Children Associated With Backpack.

Context: The school age children face daily responsibility of carrying variety of items to and fro and also around school. “Back pain” is currently emerging as a major health problem among school age group children, which can limit their daily activities. Aim: The aim was to investigate the ...

Worm Infestation in Children

 Worm infestation in children is very commonly seen in India. The common worm infestations are Threadworm (Enterobius vermicularis), Round Worm (Ascaris lumbricoides) and Hookworm (Ancylostoma duodenale). Your baby can get worms from: Infected soil :This is the most ...

What Mother of a Preterm Baby (780 Grams) Has to Say

Premature Babies : Early ChallengesPremature babies are babies that are born between twenty four and thirty seven weeks of pregnancy . If they are born between twenty and twenty four weeks there are very less chances of survival.Baby weight of a full term Indian baby weighs 2800 gms on an ...

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 ...

Dr. Varsha Saxena - Pediatrician
Dr. Varsha Saxena Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics) 21 years experience Anexas Clinic
646 recommendations HSR Layout, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. Sathyanarayana R - Pediatrician
Dr. Sathyanarayana R Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics) 38 years experience Dr. Sathyanarayana Clinic
423 recommendations Indiranagar, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. Anand Prahalad Rao - Pediatrician
Dr. Anand Prahalad Rao Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, DNB - Paediatrics) 15 years experience Vijaya Children's Clinic
1061 recommendations Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore INR 550
Dr. Chandrashekhar Karnad. S - Pediatrician
Dr. Chandrashekhar Karnad. S Pediatrician (MBBS, Diplomate of national Board pediatric, pediatric infectious diseases course, DNB - Paediatrics, DCH) 16 years experience Kids Health Link
256 recommendations KR Puram, Bangalore INR 300
Dr. Sreenath S Manikanti - Pediatrician
Dr. Sreenath S Manikanti Pediatrician (MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, MRCPCH (UK), DCH, Fellowship in Neonatology) 22 years experience Growing Up Children's Clinic
733 recommendations Koramangala, Bangalore INR 500