Skip to content

    Announcements

    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!


    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Ear Pain
    avatar
    mommycim4 posted:
    My 3 year old son was jumping around last night and fell and hit his ear his ear is red and he is complaining of pain. Should I take him to the ER or will he be fine if I wait till his doctors office opens in about 8hrs.
    Reply
     
    avatar
    atti_editor responded:
    Hi mommycim4,

    Just checking in to see how your son is doing. Were you able to get him in to see the doctor?

    Best wishes,
    Atti
     
    avatar
    mommycim4 replied to atti_editor's response:
    Yes thankfully and turned out that he had a double ear infection just found it odd because there was no fever or anything else like when my daughter had one. He is on amoxicillin and feeling much better.
     
    avatar
    atti_editor replied to mommycim4's response:
    I am so glad to hear that he is feeling better!


    Helpful Tips

    Help me some one please i need help with my son
    My son is 10 months old and when he was a month he had hopping cough and i took him to the doctors 3 times and they didnt pick up on it so ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    0 of 0 found this helpful

    Expert Blog

    Focus on Flu

    Find answers to your questions about seasonal flu issues and answers to your concerns about the flu season and H1N1...Read More

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.