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 a <span “>n adult’s does. Fevers help to fight infections because white blood…

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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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