Dr. Nydia Nunez-Estrada’s Story Archive

What You Need to Know About Croup

Croup is not something that is widely known, but it can be a danger to your baby. So what is croup? Croup is a condition that irritates a baby’s upper airways and then causes them to swell. This can then cause your baby to have trouble breathing. The breathing will … Read More

Tips for Good Oral Health

No matter your age, oral health is important. Taking care of your teeth starting in childhood can help you avoid problems with your teeth and gums, such as cavities or even tooth loss. You’ve heard that brushing keeps your teeth healthy and reduces stains. You’ve seen it on packages, in … Read More

What to Know About Plant-Related Rashes

It’s summer, which means it’s a great time to be outside hiking, running and biking. It’s also a great time for plants to grow. While we love seeing green trees and beautiful flowers come out, there are also some plants we wish didn’t grow at all. I’m talking about those … Read More

Tick Borne Diseases and How to Prevent Them

With the recent news of an Indianapolis child contracting Rocky Mountain spotted fever, you should be aware of tick borne illnesses. In this column, I will outline some illnesses to look out for, their symptoms and how to treat them. Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is a tick borne disease … Read More

HPV: What You Need to Know

You may have heard about HPV in television commercials, but it is not something people have common knowledge about. HPV can cause serious issues, so you need to know the facts. Here, I’ll explain what HPV is, how you can get it and what you can do to prevent it. … Read More