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  • Breastfeeding - Answers to general and specific questions and Breastfeeding - Additional information
  • Colds and Cough - How should I treat my child’s cold?
  • Conjunctivitis (Pink eye, discharge) - What is conjunctivitis? And how do I treat it? Conjunctivitis or "pink eye" is inflammation of
  • Constipation - What should I do if my child is constipated?
  • Diaper Rash – What can I do if my baby gets diaper rash? And how do I treat it?
  • Diarrhea and/or vomiting are usually caused by a virus infection of the intestine. This virus is contagious. The symptoms usually
  • Dosage Chart Tylenol / Ibuprofen - How much should I give my child? Dosage Chart Tylenol / Ibuprofen Acetaminophen (dose for Children with
  • Ear Infection – What are the symptoms of an ear infection?
  • Fever - How do I treat my child's fever and when should I be concerned? Fever (temperature over 100.4°F or 38.0°C)
  • First Aid / Choking / CPR Poster
  • Head Injuries - When should I be concerned with a head injury? Most head injuries are mild and can be observed
  • Head Lice - I think my child has head lice. How can I be sure and how do I treat it?
  • Over the counter Medications - What over the counter medications can I use to treat my child and are they safe?
  • Poison Control - If you suspect accidental poisoning, call Poison Control immediately 800-222-1222 Free, private, confidential, medical advice 24 hrs a
  • Reflux / GERD (Gastroesophageal disease) - When food won’t stay down, what do parents do?
  • Skin Health – Frequently asked questions regarding skin health
  • Skin Rashes - How do I treat my child’s rash and when should I be concerned? Skin Rashes / Skin Care / Sunscreen
  • Sore Throat / Strep Throat - How can I tell when my child’s sore throat is more than a virus?
  • Starting Solid Foods - When is my child ready to start solid foods?
  • Vaccine Information and Side Effects
  • Vomiting - How should I treat my child’s gastroenteritis? Vomiting - My baby vomits a lot. Is this a sign of a