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Allergies Or Hay Fever? We Asked An Expert

Our 12-year-old gets really stuffed up and sneezy every year at the end of the summer into September. Is there anything we can do to prevent the onset of symptoms?

Tips To Treating Fevers

My six-year-old daughter had a fever that would come down with Tylenol but then kept going back up after the medication wore off. What’s going on?

How much weight should a breastfed baby gain each month?

Often times, weight gain isn't as rapid in babies who are breastfed vs formula-fed. Dr. Marla weighs in.

Why Does My Toddler Drool Non-Stop?

Do you have a drooling toddler on your hands? Dr. Marla Shapiro has answers for you.

Son is concerned about size of genitalia

Dr. Marla help. My son is 10 years old and he is concerned that his penis is too small.

Ask Dr. Marla: Stomach ache causes

My 10-year-old daughter often complains of stomach aches. She doesn’t seem to have any other physical symptoms. Could it be related to stress?

Toddler: Constipation 101

Constipation is a pain in the rear, but it’s preventable and treatable. Here's what causes it and how to bring relief.

Ask Dr Marla: What to expect with the first period

My 10-year-old is starting to get moody and sometimes complains of abdominal cramps. Is she too young to be getting her first period? What should I expect?

Ask Dr. Marla: Why to wear a bike helmet

How do I get my eight-year-old to wear a bike helmet when none of his friends do? Is it really going to do much if he falls?

Tips to dealing with the dreaded summer cold

It’s finally warm weather but your whole family is nursing a cold. What gives? We asked a doctor for the best ways to treat and cope with a summer cold.

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