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my son who is 2 years old woke up an hour ago with a very heavy weezing sound when inhaling and exhaling. He was crying and having trouble to breath in and out but he did not stop breathing. I have been able to calm him down and get him back to sleep but i can still hear weezing when breaking softly and when he goes to take a bigger breath It sounds very tight and restricted. I'm wondering if I should go to the hospital because I can't get to a general practitioner until they open in 3 hours. I'm worried if it gets worse and he ends up atruggling badly to breath then im still 20 minutes from emergency. … read more
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I found out that the back of my son's shirt is soaking wet.
I found out that the back of my son's shirt is soaking wet. Maybe he wer this while playing water. I assume it has been wer for 30 minutes. Is this bad considering he has a cough and cold?… read more
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I was talking to another Dr on Friday about my 3 year old
Hello I was talking to another Dr on Friday about my 3 year old son who was vomiting and had a slight cough, he is no longer vomiting and is eating slightly better but his cough is so bad, the worst I… read more
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My 11 month old son has had a cough for about 3 months now.
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My son is 14 months old. He has been coughing for 4 weeks.
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My son has been producing Phlegm in his upper chest for 5
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My 3 year old has been very sick with a fever for several
My 3 year old has been very sick with a fever for several days. It has gone from 100 to 103.8 Usually peaking in the evening. Yesterday (saturday) we went to the doctor because he has a barky croupy c… read more
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My four year old (turns 5 in January) has a cold and fever.
My four year old (turns 5 in January) has a cold and fever. He doesn't seem to have difficulty breathing but is wheezing heavily. His chest and stomach moves quite a bit when he is breathing. This is … read more
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I need a pediatrician to answer me please.. my 2 weeks old
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My son is four years old and weighs 38 pounds. I just gave
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my son, age 9, has a cold. stuffy nose and dry cough. I have been giving him robitussion CF every 4-5 hours for three days. Same for my other children but they have all seemed to cleared up. My 9 year… read more
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My 10 month old has just (the last four days) started
My 10 month old has just (the last four days) started coughing and vomiting about 3-4 hours after he's put down to sleep for the night. He usually coughs/gags on and off for 10 or 15 minutes before fi… read more
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