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  • over 1 year ago

    Multiple Children in the Autism Spectrum

    Looking for other parents dealing with children from one end of the spectrum to the other. Need support and advice how to navigate sensory issues when they are opposite another’s. Going to my first support group meeting. My spouse is in denial.
  • over 1 year ago

    Electric blankets and EMF

    Hi, about a week ago i went to say night to my daughter in bed. As I touched her forehead she felt strange, i thought that she may not have washed her face properly and left it there. A few nights later i did the same and she felt the same way. I asked her if she washed her face and she said yes, she said she does not feel what I feel. She touched me and felt it, but when we touched our own faces we felt nothing. I called my husband to come inspect and after 10min he pulled out the electric blanket....
  • over 1 year ago

    Vitamin concerns

    My friend's son is a big kid for his age and he is not into eating any fruits or vegetables my concern is that he's probably not getting enough of the vitamins and nutrients he needs and will most likely have issues later especially with the speed of growth and extra height that he has his father is 6 ft 9 and my question is What vitamin supplements should I be giving him adult or children's he's only 11 and he's five foot four and around 150 lb and should I also be giving him....
  • over 1 year ago

    Teen son's adoption thru foster care

    Adopted son`s now 12 & 13 from foster care since age 4&5. Still have major issues. Came from much neglect and abuse
  • over 1 year ago

    ankles clicking

    My 14 year old son's ankles make a clicking or cracking sound when waking. non weight bearing they'll also crack or click when rotated. Sometimes has pain around the perimeter of his foot when standing. He's 5'11" @155lbs. Plays lacrosse, basketball, and snowboards. does this need some professional attention?
  • over 1 year ago

    Pregnant after 6 years of trying,always was on my periods even though cycle changed every month, 1st, or 15th, month end, the 9th...eventually got pregnant when I had given up, now worried because of my age, 36

    Im 15 weeks and a couple of days pregnant, im 36 turning 37, I have regular intercourse with my husband, I just want to know, is it too dangerous at this stage for him to be on top of me, because the following day, even though he doesn't put all his weight on me, I feel little cramps on my lower abdomen, this started on Saturday, just a short while, on sunday, I felt a little uncomfortable and called a medical hotline, my first son is 10 years old. I was told it may be the womb rapturing, and....
  • over 1 year ago

    teen with depression and anxiety

    Hi My 16 year old daughter has not been compliant with taking her Effexor which is leading to a lot of break through symptoms. I can’t figure out why she won’t take her meds when they are what keep her functioning and in school. She has no answers for me when we talk. Does anyone out there have thoughts on this? Thanks!
  • over 1 year ago

    Breast exams by Pediatricians

    I am the parent of a teenage daughter. During my daughter's annual physical, I am present during the entire examination. During each annual physical, the pediatrician would ask if it is okay to do a breast exam on my daughter. Each time he would said it was necessary because many children are developing breast cancer. Now I wonder have I put my child in the hands of an abuser. My child depends on me to protect her and I thought my presence in examining room was protection. But perhaps I failed....
  • over 1 year ago

    Would you?

    Would you let your 17 year old daughter date someone who is 21? I was asked this question in class and I want to hear some opinions? Let’s assume the man is a good guy who doesn’t have mal intentions, would you?
  • over 1 year ago

    Y-Chromosome test

    Hi, I would like to find out who my dad is, I have heard of the Y-chromosome test, but does it actually work? I don’t have information like, name, age, were he’s from, I Don’t really have anything about him, but I’m so desperate to find out who he is, so I could hopefully meet him, and make a proper family... if the Y-chromosome test don’t work is there anyway at all to find out please. Thanks.