Winter Viruses

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Q.My four year old son seems to get sick every single week from the start of preschool until the end of May. His seven year old sister did the same thing in past years. She seems to have grown out…

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What is RSV?

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Q.¬†What is RSV and why is everyone worried about it? A.¬†Respiratory Syncytial Virus is a common cause of lower respiratory illness in babies and is particularly dangerous to preemies. It’s a winter virus and there are preventative measures for high…

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Treating Flattened Head

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Q. This also allows the head to change shapes easily. The campaign to put babies to sleep on their backs has lowered the rate of crib death (SIDS) but many parents are concerned because more babies are also developing flattening…

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My Toddler’s Toe Curls Under

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Q.¬†My toddler has a toe that curls under and seems to be causing the toe next to it to turn sideways. She doesn’t like to wear shoes and I’m beginning to wonder if I should take her to an orthopedist…

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