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  • sdfg20306 1

    underdeveloped boobs

    hello! i have a question about my small boobs and puberty. I had signs of puberty since 11 years old (pubic hair, armpit hair) but not boob development. I got my period last year at 15 (my mom got it at 13). But my boobs are still very small and not circle shaped. I am afraid something is wrong with...

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  • Nokia 1

    Our 18 months old yet to walk, what should we do?

    Jason was born with birth asphyxia, however he reached all his milestones with ease. He could sit by himself at 8months, started crawling at 10months. We noticed after the 11th month that he stands on his toes. We consulted and were told to give him some time. At 13months, he was diagnosed of talipies...

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  • FootballFan103 1

    Is this ADD/ADHD?

    Hello, I know that this website isn't a substitute to a psychiatrist in getting advice, but I thought I would ask here before going to see my psychiatrist because it's something I find quite difficult to talk about with other people. Firstly, I don't really have any of the physical symptoms of ADD/ADHD....

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  • ashley4747 1

    Rickets! Please help my son! My vitamin D level is 16.68ng/ml!

    I found out that I was vitamin D deficient with a level of 16.68 ng/ml or 41.7 nmol/L. Meaning, my son's levels in his first few months of life were between 10 to 11.68 ng/ml or 25.02 to 29.19 nmol/L. "testing revealed that the mothers in these cases averaged a mere 18-19 ng/ml of vitamin D, which is...

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  • els111 1

    Constant sore throat and muscel pain.....

    Hello, My 11 year old son has a constant sore throat and muscle aches. We've been to the doctor lot's and lot's of times and only thing we get is anti-biotics. I'm at my wits end here. I feel like the doctors don't take it seriously at all. He is slow and tired all the time. Every day his throat is...

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  • lancer01 1

    13 year old Right Eye 20/50 all of a sudden

    So my 13 year old son complained about 2 weeks ago that when he only saw thru his right eye, his vision was blurred when reading things.   I don't know if this was gradual or all of a sudden since I don't think he regularly checked his eyes like this.  The last eye check was done at school back in Sept.  Now...

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  • mattvb 1

    Brain injury - resulting in Acquired Dyspraxia - Advice wanted.

    Back in December 2016, my Dad (72) had a severe fall which resulted in a fractured skull and blood on his brain. After being in hospital for 5 months and in a rehabilitation ward (for a further 4 weeks) specialising in neurological care, they diagnosed that he had/has Acquired Dyspraxia. He is now back...

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  • TyeKatieBogdan 1

    My 8-year-old is twitching almost constantly

    Three months ago my son began twitching his head back and breathing out quickly through his nose, almost like little ticks. I thought it would pass but he is doing it all the time without even realising - in the middle of a conversation, when he's playing on his own, doing his homework, when he's with...

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  • theresaaa 2

    General kids health supplements

    Hi, just wanna to know am I given supplements the right way to both my boys aged 4 & 8 : Early morning time ( after milk or meal ) : 1 or 2 pcs Vitamin C chewable and 1 pc spirulina Evening time ( after dinner ) : 2pcs mini capsule of fish oil I just hope to boost up their immune system & maintain healthy...

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  • jujufromthebein 2


    So I had my period 5/14/17 to 5/18/17 then I had sex 5/19/17 in about 2 days 5/21/17 I started spotting slightly and cramping a little bit. I've also experienced some diarrhea and sore breasts. I know that implantation bleeding is 9-12 days after you conceive . Is there any reason I could be bleeding...

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  • tasos41978 1

    Toddler baby night sleep vomit and the diarhea

    SOS: my 20 month toddler has been experiencing a very difficult situation the last month. It starts with vomit ot attempt to vomit late at night and then continous with diarhea for the next 1,5 days. After a 5 days break the exact same thing happens again. This keeps happening on/off for the past month....

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  • eshan 1

    It has been months that I am really not able to do anything!

    I an internet savvy person. I do my all businesses online. From past six months, I am unable to finish small tasks, All the time I feel tired. I get bored very quickly whenever I start to work. And when something exciting happens I just go to sleep. That just overwhelms me. I am physically fit and doing...

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  • virgojake 2

    I feel like I could have ADD and I do not know what to do. I am 22

    I feel like i have the ADD part of ADHD. I find it hard to focus on my university course and have very little motivation but its not because I dont care, I really do but I just cant seem to focus and I am terrible at organisation. Ive been like this since about 16, i almost failed college and this year...

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  • rukon1630 1

    Pls suggest about my 2.5 month old baby's skin infection

    My 2.5 month aged son suffering some infection problem. He born at 2nd February,2017. After he born we saw one round circle spot in besides of his left knee. That time we went child specialist but they told it is not an issue it will heal automatically. But after few days the round spot become a blister....

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  • CharisJoy 1

    PANDAS and Toxic Mold

    Hello everyone, my 21-year-old brother was diagnosed with PANDAS shortly before his 18th birthday, and he also has a past history of Lyme disease. He has been in and out of the hospital and psych wards over the past several years and often unable to care for himself and in a psychotic state. I know that...

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  • juan77029 3

    So my therapist told me I have ADHD

    I'm 24 years old and I've had anxiety all my life. 7 months ago I had my first panic attack and had to quit all stimulants like caffiene, nicotine, and my albuterol inhalor (which I actually didn't need but that's another story). Ever since then my focus has diminished greatly and my thoughts keep bouncing...

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  • jackie00 1

    7yr old feels head pop when throwing a baseball

    My 7yr old son plays on a baseball team and plays at least 4 days a week. He told me last night that after he throws a ball for an extended amount if time, he can feel and hear a pop in his head. When he told me this, he used his hands to gesture to the upper back if his skull. He said it kinda hurts.......

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  • sam64905 2

    4 yr old child not eating, very thin with stomach pains

    Hi, My four year old daughter has always been petite. She seems 'young for her age' too. She has, for the last year or so, complained about having a sore tummy. She does not eat a lot, picks at her food. She is incredibly fussy about what she wants, and when she does eat, she then complains about her...

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  • joanne25042 2

    I think my child may have ADHD

    Can someone please tell me which is the best age to take your child to the doctors as I think my daughter may have ADHD, her behaviour is so much different from the other four daughters I have, it's actually getting worse I think she can be a danger to her self sometimes, at nursery always fighting ...

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  • deborah65705 1

    13 year old daughter with anxiety cough

    my daughter has this barking cough, mainly at school. She has a good school life and is quite an academic. She says she has no worries. I believe her. But..... Something is starting this cough. She's practically been dismissed from the medical world as they have no idea why this is happening. She is...

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  • terri60978 1

    need advice please

    i have a 9 year old son who i think could possibly have adhd his behaviour is becoming so bad he is hard to handle, he constantly just tells me no when i ask him to do something he is disruptive all the time, he is finding it hard to learn in school, he doesnt sleep properly he has about 4 hours sleep...

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  • haybrady1548 1

    Behavior issues in 6 yr old

    Hello. I'm looking to find some advice for my 6 year old son and his behavior issues. I'm desperate at this point, and need any advice I can get. Alittle background first--he's the oldest of 3 kids. I have a 2.5 year old with Down syndrome, and an almost 4 year old on the autism spectrum. He is a "typical"...

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  • Guest M

    prococious puberty

    i believe that my daughter who is 9 yrs old has this condition and has been living with it since she was 4 of 5 yrs old.It started with mood swings which i just put down to a bad temper,how wrong was i when the breasts and pubic hair then started to appear.Until 12 1 08 i just thought my daughter was...

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  • leigh77542 1

    My two year old has convulsions

    Hi needing some advice please my 2 nearly 3 year old has had convulsions since she was 10 months old she has had 6 I as a child had two or three aswell. I'm now pregnant and so scared this one will have them too and anyone who has experienced them know how petrifying and stressful with the fear of another...

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  • samilia 2

    Edronax (reboxetine ) vs Strattera (Atomoxetine) for ADHD?

    Hi all, I have been on Strattera for adult ADD with amazing results. Seriously, I studied and passed with flying colours. Strattera is amazing. But due to an ongoing patent, there are no generic brands - which means it was costing me $115 per box 😱. So now after being off meds since 2013, I really...

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  • Guest M

    Bedwetting Smelly Kazza was my name at school and no matter how cle...

    Smelly Kazza was my name at school and no matter how clean I tried to keep myself, I could not suceed. At the age of 7 my parents split up and I started to wee the bed at night. At first it was just put down to stress but by the age of 10, I was weeing enough to fill the River Thames up. I went through...

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  • sal57169 2

    Precocious puberty-advice needed please.

    Hi it's my first time here. Really hoping that someone can offer some advice. So my daughter may have precocious puberty. She is only 6 years and 3 months old. She has a few symptoms which alone weren't a cause for concern. For the last few months she has started to cry a lot and she isn't even sure...

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  • zasperella 2

    8year old bad cough since november

    My 8year old daughter as had a bad cough since november shes had three different antibiotics last week she had a chest xray which shows changes to the airway branches in middle of her chest over the week she has started being sick something that i can only describe as looking like white frothy spit sometimes...

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