Rashmi Jain M.D

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Your Toddler Drinks Soapy Bathwater: Is It Dangerous & What Should You Do?

From nose picking to eating dirt, anyone who has a toddler can tell you—they do some gross things. As little ones learn and explore their environment, they’re certainly not always aware of what is and isn’t acceptable behavior. Often, the stronger an adult reacts to something, the more a toddler will want to keep doing it.

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UTI Symptoms in Kids: What Parents Need To Know

While urinary tract infections are not common in children, they can still get them. It is also more likely for a UTI in kids to progress to kidney damage than for an adult, so it’s important to be aware of the signs to look out for and to be educated on ways to prevent further infection in your child.

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When Will Kids Get COVID-19 Vaccine & What Happens Until Then?

As of today, December 1st, 2020, the last few weeks have been filled with exciting news from vaccine makers like Pfizer, Moderna, and AstraZeneca. Their phase 3 trials have indicated extremely high efficacy in their adult volunteers. Now, these companies are seeking emergency use authorization so that vaccination might begin in certain high-risk populations as early as the end of 2020. Many of us are breathing a sigh of relief as we recognize this pandemic may have an end in sight. As this light at the end of the tunnel grows brighter, it begs a question even more intently for parents…

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Conjunctivitis Pediatric Treatment: Pink Eye in Kids

Redness & swelling (Inflammation) of the conjunctiva of the eye. Conjunctiva is the thin clear membrane that lines the inside of the eye and covers the white part of the eyeball
Pink Eye is also called “Conjunctivitis”
Conjunctiva is usually transparent, but when it gets inflamed, its blood vessels become visible