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kids illness symptoms

5 Emergency Signs You Should Never Ignore

When our kids are sick or injured, our natural reaction is to get help as fast as we can (usually by running straight to the emergency room). While the ER might be our best option (and sometimes gives us a sense of peace right away!), sometimes, taking that expensive trip might not be necessary. Unles ...
sick toddler

Sick Toddler: Colds versus Allergies

Sick Toddler: Colds versus Allergies You have a sick toddler and your child’s nose is consistently running, and hasn’t stopped in weeks. Your child’s runny nose could be accompanied with a nagging cough that won’t let up. Then your child starts rubbing their eyes, causing them to turn red, leaving you ...
fever

How To Treat A Fever In Kids Or Toddlers

How To Treat A Fever In Kids Or Toddlers What Is A Fever? A fever is a temperature over 100.4 F  or 38.0 C. Your child’s body temperature will change throughout the day, and can differ by age and activity level; you don’t have to worry about managing a fever if it lasts for less than five days and the ...
anti vax

7 Sick Kids Changes Mind of Anti Vax Mom

7 Sick Kids Changes Mind of Anti Vax Mom Spending a week in isolation with seven kids down with whooping cough is enough to change the mind of any anti vax mom. It certainly did for Ottawa mother Tara Hill. Beyond just changing her mind, she is speaking out to other anti vax moms to listen up. She say ...

Watch Out for These Infant Illnesses!

When you have a child one of the worst times is when you’re young one gets ill.  There are just some things that are not going to be able to be avoided.  Some of the common illnesses to watch out for with babies are just going to happen, there isn’t much you can do, but just be prepared to handle them ...