Hand Foot And Mouth disease is caused by the Coxsackie virus. This virus may cause your child to get a rash on their body, especially the hands and feet. Kids can also get painful blisters inside the mouth. In this video I talk about what this illness is and how…
Hives are a kind of skin reaction. You may see hives from many different causes, such as an antibiotic reaction in this case. Hives can look very scary and change right in front of your eyes! Thankfully your kids will likely feel much better than you might expect.
A wart on the bottom of the foot can be painful and cause difficulty walking. Warts are caused by a virus infection. Here, I'm going to show you how I freeze a foot wart, also known as a plantar wart.
Kids (and adults) can sometimes get a rash called "hives". It's a red rash, slightly raised, and can be itchy. It is due to the skin reacting to something. Sometimes that can be an infection such a virus, or sometimes hives can be caused by allergy to some product.
Dry itchy skin and eczema are very common. Eczema is a condition where your child may have dry scaling skin on the cheeks, and arms and legs.
Getting head lice is fairly common for kids. Lice are caught from being close to other people who have lice. It's very important that you know how to tell if your child has lice. If you see a moving louse, you can be certain that your child has lice. Many…
Unfortunately it is very common for kids to get sick with sore throat, coughs and runny noses. Many parents hope antibiotics will help heal their child's illness. I want to remind everyone that I work very hard to AVOID giving antibiotics unless absolutely necessary. Antibiotics can cause much harm, so I…
Dehydration is a common problem if your child is not drinking enough water, or loosing a lot of water due to vomiting or diarrhea. Most parents are worry if their child is dehydrated when they are sick, but the don't know how to tell for sure. 
Babies can catch a cold just l ike older kids and adults. Here are some things that will help your baby: Suction the nose with a suction bulb Put in 2 drops of nasal saline in each nostril and suction with bulb to help thin out the mucus You may…
Strep throat is caused by a bacteria, which causes a lot more than just a sore throat. Along with a sore throat, your child may have many other symptoms...