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Over-The-Counter Medications for Children Ages 2 to 5 ~ Fever Reducers

Over-The-Counter Medications for Children Ages 2 to 5 ~ Fever Reducers

In my previous article, I wrote that there is such a thing as a “big” three-year-old and a “small” three-year-old. I also stated that some medications may be dosed based on the weight of your child. Both fever reducers that exist on the market at this time are dosed based on your child’s weight. I […]

Over-The-Counter Medications for Children Ages 2 to 5 ~ Stomach

Over-The-Counter Medications for Children Ages 2 to 5 ~ Stomach

I would like to take this opportunity to give all parents and guardians a list of medications that are handy to have at home if you have or care for children between the ages of 2 and 5. As you already know, there is such a thing as a “big” three year old or a […]

Take 1 Teaspoonful~What does this mean?

Take 1 Teaspoonful~What does this mean?

You may have seen prescription directions that say to take 1 teaspoonful four times a day. Do you grab a teaspoon from your kitchen drawer? Do you know how to measure the correct dose? Don’t fret! I have created a short list of measurements for you. The next few articles will concentrate on recommendations for […]

ObamaCare and You: What you need to do NOW. ~ Part I

ObamaCare and You: What you need to do NOW. ~ Part I

So we’re hearing alot about ObamaCare this and ObamaCare that. First of all, ObamaCare is the nickname of the Affordable Care Act. But throughout this article and other articles associated with this series, I will only use the term ObamaCare. I will attempt to give you the quick and dirty version of what you should […]