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Can you help me understand any complications of hypothyroidism found in two siblings at infancy?

Can you help me understand any complications of hypothyroidism found in two siblings at infancy? There are some excellent web sources for congenital (congenital means from birth) hypothyroidism.  There is a trusted source, the National Institutes of Health in the … Continue reading

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My twelve-year-old son is showing increased anxiety and sadness.

My twelve-year-old son is in his first year of Junior High School. He has had a bit of a rough time settling into the new school, quite a change from elementary. He is a wonderful son, caring, compassionate, and loving. … Continue reading

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My son talks to himself and says he hears voices.

My son was doing good then all of a sudden, he changed. A couple of years ago my son started walking around talking to himself. He fights with his brothers and claims to hear voices but he doesn’t want to get … Continue reading

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My daughter is exhibiting signs of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

My ten-year-old daughter has been exhibiting symptoms of OCD. I noticed her chapped hands about three months ago and since then she has developed checking rituals which involve lengthy examinations of her clothing, arms and hands. She does not wish … Continue reading

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Do you have any tips for dealing with chronic pain?

I’ve had chronic pain since 2007 and I have just entered into high school. I’m having trouble concentrating when I have intense pain (I have hemicrania continua with side shift) and I’m still waiting to get into a pain clinic. … Continue reading

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