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Episode 4

Embarrassing Bodies Kids: Episode 4

The doctors see cases of constipation, phobias and excessive dribbling, whilst Dr Christian tackles the country's obesity problems.

Misshapen head

Embarrassing Bodies Kids: Episode 3

In episode 3 the doctors deal with a curved spine, allergic reactions and a child with a misshapen head.

Episode 2

Embarrassing Bodies Kids: Episode 2

The clinic open its doors with cases of hip dysplasia, warts, alopecia and a very itchy bottom.

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Latest Questions

My baby have extra fingers in his hand as little finger not in the thumb but on the other side. I would like to know from the people who opted not to operate that how wou…

My daughter is only 2and3months and she keeps gettin nits regularly as do i. Its so frustrating i do our hair everytime we wash it but they jus dont seem to go away. Ive…

My son has slap cheek I'm assuming now he has the rash he is not contagious any more, however I have 2 other children experience cold like symptoms,is it safe for me to g…

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Hi Jack. Take regular warm baths or showers and all you have to do is gradually stretch it. Simple as...you'll be sorted in a few months. Hope this helps

hi on my penis where the urine comes out and its red also on my foreskin sometimes the end feels a little bit itchy also i can't pull my foreskin back that far im 14

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