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How do medications treat strep throat?
Strep throat is caused by bacteria called Streptococcus pyogenes. Medications that treat strep...
What is a rapid strep test for strep throat?
A rapid strep test is the first test that will be done to check for strep throat. A throat swab is...
How much water should I drink for healthy skin?
The amount of water you should drink in order to have a healthy body and skin is just enough to...
When should I use sunscreen?
You should use sunscreen every day that you go outside. Some moisturizers and foundations even have...
How should I protect my skin from the sun?
With all the fun summer activities from which to choose, it can be difficult to protect your skin...
What increases my risk for tinea capitis (scalp ringworm)?
Tinea capitus, or scalp ringworm, is a fungal infection. Because it is spread by contact, a child...
When should I call the doctor about my child’s ringworm?
If you have tried the over-the-counter creams on your child's ringworm and it is not helping or is...
What causes scalp ringworm?
Scalp ringworm is caused by a fungal, not a worm, infection of the scalp. Because the skin of the...
What causes ringworm?
Ringworm is caused by a fungus, or yeast, not a worm. This fungal infection is spread by contact...
Is tap water safe to drink?
Tap water should be perfectly safe to drink, but it really depends on your municipal water supply....
How much water should children drink daily?
Children should drink enough water to keep their urine a light straw color. Depending on the size...
What is well-controlled asthma?
Well controlled asthma is when you have symptoms of asthma less than twice weekly. You are able to...
What are the early warning signs of an asthma attack in children?
Children can have many different early warning signs for asthma. For some, a mild cough is the...
How often do children with asthma get proper treatment?
Most children with asthma do not get proper treatment. In the majority of cases, this is because...
What medicines are used in the treatment of childhood asthma?
While there are many medicines that are used to treat childhood asthma, they fall mainly into two...