Dealing with Fever

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Infections cause a variety of responses from the body and elevated temperature is one of the most noticeable. Children’s temperatures seem to rise faster and higher than an adult’s does. Fevers help to fight infections because white blood cells move…

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Ear Infection Causes and Treatments

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>Ear infections are the pediatric problem which produces the most visits to the doctor’s office. <span “>Most of these visits, with healthy, growing babies and children, are not needed at all. When I look in the ear with my…

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Croup

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>Croup is a terrifying illness for parents–and kids–to suffer through. In the middle of the night, your child may sit up in bed gasping for air, often coughing like a barking seal. These symptoms are so unsettling that panic…

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