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jenn_harney
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Yah, too high or low phe levels can definitely correspond to your child's mood! Usually though I hear of levels going up when a child is sick. Having a fever causes your phe levels to rise, so it is very important to take a fever reducer if that happens. I don't really know how to explain your child's LOW phe levels. Is he just not eating as much?? That's the only explanation I could think of.

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