Antonette Silvestri, MSN, CRNP, answers your questions.
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You can manage many skin issues at home, without costly co-pays or referrals to a specialist.
To buy over-the-counter (OTC) medications, you don't need a prescription, nor do you need to see your provider, but you still should use the same level of caution as with any prescription medication.
Food allergies occur when a child's immune system mistakes a food protein for something that can be harmful and attacks it, causing symptoms that can range from mild to life-threatening.
Most asthma attacks can be avoided if you and your child recognize signs and symptoms that usually occur days or weeks beforehand.
Did you know that tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease in the U.S.? It is five times as widespread as asthma and seven times as common as hay fever — but the good news is that tooth decay is preventable!