Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: os | 2009/03/30

Q.

FLU SO OFTEN

my 5 year old daughter gets the flu so often - this weekend she ws complaining that her forehead and eyes ws sore and she has a slight cold - 3 weeks ago she had a bad chest infection - I have her on Scots Emulsion - not sure if this is too weak for her - she gets a fever now and again but not too high - what can i do - i feel like getting blood tests done for her - she is in Grade R this year

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your daughter may be having a problem with repeated sinus infections rather than flu. It would be a good idea to see your paediatrician about this.

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