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Our 4 year old son has had the croup for the last 4 days. We
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My son who is almost 3 has had a fever of a range between
Hey! My son who is almost 3 has had a fever of a range between 101-103. Woke at midnight last night with 103, and we did cold rags, and I had him sleep with me and it got down to 101. Back up to 103 n… read more
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My son is 4 and is up to date on all shots. Lately he has
My son is 4 and is up to date on all shots. Lately he has been having high fevers above 102 but below 105. This is almost every night for a week. Early this morning he started coughing badly. Every fe… read more
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My son (age 4 1/2) was in the ER Monday night due to croup.
Hello, my son (age 4 1/2) was in the ER Monday night due to croup. He was coughing terribly and was vomiting also. He got a steroid shot and albuterol sulfate via inhalation. He hasn't had any of that… read more
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My son woke up with a horrible cough that was so bad he
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I am looking after my grandson (Zach) tonight who is 3yrs
Good Evening I am looking after my grandson (Zach) tonight who is 3yrs 4mon old. (Giving his mom a break) He goes to a DayHome and one of the other children was sick about a week ago. This past weeken… read more
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My 7 month old woke up this morning with a sort of raspy
My 7 month old woke up this morning with a sort of raspy cry. I think she might have a sore throat. She has had a runny nose for a few weeks, but the mucus has been clear, except for a few days last w… read more
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My 3 yr old son presented with a runny nose 2 days ago. Then
My 3 yr old son presented with a runny nose 2 days ago. Then around 11pm he started with that croup bark. Today he has not stopped coughing. He was showing signs of respiratory distress- abdominal bre… read more
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My children have been exposed to RSV (ages 5,4,and 1) The
My children have been exposed to RSV (ages 5,4,and 1) The younger 2 are finally getting over it and have just a mild cough. My 5 year old started coughing 3 days ago and is still having a terrible tim… read more
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My grandson, who turns 1 tomorrow, has had about 5 colds
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My daughter has been diagnosed at the local hospital with
My daughter has been diagnosed at the local hospital with croup. She has been unwell for about a week with noisy breathing and barking cough. She is quieter than normal and clingy but still active and… read more
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My 5 year old son woke up this morning with an awful
my 5 year old son woke up this morning with an awful sounding, barky cough. He has no fever, but his nose has sticky mucus and he says his throat hurts. When he breathes, it is a little raspy sounding… read more
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My 11 month old son has bark like cough and a fever. his
my 11 month old son has bark like cough and a fever. his breathing is some what labored. his voice is froggy for a lack of a better word. it sounds like croup but my wife is a nurse and says she has n… read more
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My son has a fever in the late evenings and early mornings
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my child has a cough which sounds like I woulld expect of whooping cough but he has been vaccinated against this. He is rasping and struggling to breathe while couhing but calm and breathing ok betwee… read more
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My 2 year old son has had a cold and cough for about a week
my 2 year old son has had a cold and cough for about a week then the night before last he woke me as his cough had changed, it was really hoarse almost like a dog barking. Then he awoke yesterday and … read more
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My child has had a fever for about 2 days, and wakes up with
My child has had a fever for about 2 days, and wakes up with a bark like cough, also has the cough in the middle of the night. He is 2 years old and was in preschool until a week ago. He is acting nor… read more
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