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Infant 2 weeks old has started to sneeze, it is cold and ...

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Infant 2 weeks old has started to sneeze, it is cold and flu season can there be any other reason
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr J Burk replied 8 years ago.
Hello

Unlikely it's very unusual to see allergies in one so young.

Dr Jef
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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
What should we watch for?
Expert:  Dr J Burk replied 8 years ago.
Hello

You do not really need to watch for anything.

Colds are common and your infant is in no "danger."

Feeding takes a bit longer if the nose is congested and they tend to swallow more air causing increased regurgiation of feeds.

Dr Jef