Doc Talk is a weekly series of short video podcasts of Mercy Health System doctors answering questions moms want answers to. Click on the Motherlode video podcast below to see and hear the answer to today’s question. Dr. Harry Harmon, a long-time pediatrician, answers a mom’s question about “growing pains.”
Q: My son’s legs hurt quite a bit at night — enough that I have to give him ibuprofen. Could this be “growing pains” or something else that I should be concerned about?
A: Click on the video podcast icon at right. When the window opens, click on the “play” arrow to begin the video answer.
Dr. Harry Harmon is a family practitioner at Mercy Health System of Northwest Arkansas. His practice, the Rogers Medical Center, is located in the Physicians Plaza just off Interstate 540. For more info on Dr. Harmon, click on his photo to watch his bio podcast or call his office at 479-338-5555.
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