Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: H | 2010/06/15

Q.

Heaters/ airconditioning

Hello doctor,

My child is a chest child (always a bit flemmy) as he has a viral type cough but is well controlled with seretide...but my question is should I just dress her warm at night or should i put the aircon on/ heater?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It will help to keep your child warm at night. A simple oil filled electric heater is the best if you want to use a heater.

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