Pediatric Medical Center is open by appointment M–F 9-5:15 and Sat from 8:30am. Closed Sundays. 562-426-5551. View map.
It is estimated that ten million children a year are affected by head lice. They mostly live on the bodies of their hosts--more commonly children--and feed on their blood.
Bed bug infestations are on the rise, and they really are a blood sucking parasite.
A look at pinworms.
A look at three different scenarios of having pinworms.
A look at Giardia lamblia and how to avoid this parasite.
A case of pinworms—and the cure.
A look at head lice and what to do if your child has it.
Dr. Theriot recounts a prescribed pinworm treatment.
What is Giardia, and how to avoid it?
A look at head lice, its origins, outbreaks, and treatments.
Dr. Theriot answers questions about head lice.