Your little son has developed a virus infection called bronchiolitis. This illness starts off with the symptoms of a cold and then the chest becomes involved.Typically wheezing starts as you have mentioned here.This illness usually lasts for 10 days,but can go on for longer. You are treating your son correctly. You only need to be concerned if he cannot sleep or will not eat or drink or if his breathing is very rapid.If you do become concerned about him you should take him to see your paediatrician.
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