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A couple days ago I took my son he's two and a half years
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last night my grandson swallowed a huge gulp of bath water, started choking and coughing, like he was trying to cough up something. this morning he has a cough and runny nose, no fever, very active co… read more
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My 2 year old son has had a sporadic cough for the past 3
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4 year old was prescribed albuterol and budesondide for
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This is more of question... My son got sick exactly a week
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My 11 yo son came home on Thursday with chills and stuffy
Hello, My 11 yo son came home on Thursday with chills and stuffy nose. He was running fever by the end of the night of about 101. I gave him Tylenol once and kept him home all day in friday. He was ru… read more
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My 9 month old has had fever for 5 days, last Friday to
my 9 month old has had fever for 5 days, last Friday to present. he has had a runny nose and phlegmy cough for practically the entire month of June. he had no other symtoms up until last Friday when h… read more
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9 month old baby has had chronic wheezing, coughing,
9 month old baby has had chronic wheezing, coughing, congestion almost since birth. He's good size baby, but struggles with good breathing. Has had 3 rounds of steroids, which temporarily help, but th… read more
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My baby is almost 7 weeks old, and for the last 2 weeks he
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My son has gotten a fever the past two nights when he went
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My baby boy has beden coughing for 2 weeks, also has a runny
Hi my baby boy has beden coughing for 2 weeks, also has a runny nose. I have taken him to see a doctor twice, yesterday the doc checked his lung, tempreture, ear and tounge. No fever, no inflammation,… read more
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My two 1/2 year old son has a rash on his chest that is
my two 1/2 year old son has a rash on his chest that is spreading. There are small bumps around the reddness. He also has a fever and some loose stools. Some nose congestion… read more
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I have a friend with a 5 year old son who after playing for
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SINCE YESTERDAY MY 3YR OLD HAS BEEN NOT FEELING WELL.
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My 7 year old son has been running a fever of about 102.5 to
my 7 year old son has been running a fever of about 102.5 to 102.8 for a week now. He has been getting accasional headaches and is now coughing. I took him to see his doctor 3 days ago and she said he… read more
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My 2 year old son has had a clear runny nose for about a
my 2 year old son has had a clear runny nose for about a week, tonight he is coughing terribly. this happens every time he gets a cold and i am always given the same course of treatment, antihistimine… read more
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