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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.

Zinovit syrup

Hi doctor, Instead of zincovit drops we gave syrup for 7 months old child for past 2 months(0.5ml per day).Extremely worried about it.Pls help.we found his urine n motion smells bad .is this Becoz of syrup?had it affected his stomach?

Baby having loose motions

My baby is 7 months n doc gave her econorm sachets. I mixed one sachet in water 4 hrs before. Can I give her that solution now?

Baby' jaundice

My daughter is 17 days old. On 3rd day doctor checked bilurubin and it was of 10. Doctor discharged her. Again on 5 days bilurubin was 15.98. Doctor admitted her and given phototherapy for 3 days. Post 3 days it was 9 and they discharged her. When she was at the age of 16 days, bilurubin increased to 14.98. I want to know the possible reasons and please suggest the best doctor to consult with.


We had our baby immunised with painless DPT vaccine but the people around us are very apprehensive about its result, and so are the doctors' reviews on the internet. Now we are confused whether we had taken a right decision or otherwise. kindly throw some light on the effects of DaPT and DTaP vaccines i.e. Painful & Painless vaccines.

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