Childhood Diseases

Posted by: dikie | 2011-07-25


20month old

my baby has never been diagnosed with asthma but has been having chest infections or throat infections every two months. what can be the problem and what can i use to prevent this *worried*

Expert's Reply



The most common reason for a young child to have repeated infections like this is being at a creche where there is always one or other of the children with a virus infection who will pass it on the the other children attending the creche.It is important to boost your child's immunity by giving him/her Creche Guard or Scotts Emulsion every day.Even if your child is not at a creche contact with other children usually results in the spread of coughs and colds. So use the immune boosters mentioned above to boost your child's immunity.

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Posted by: dikie | 2011-07-26

thank you very much i will try them asap.

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