Childhood Diseases

Posted by: thea | 2012/03/30



i think my baby might be coming up with a cold. he''s throat is a bit scratchy when he cries. im also feeling a bit offish and my throat a scratchy also. is it a cold and what can i use for him?

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It does sound as if your baby has a cold. As you know, colds are caused by a virus infection. Keep your baby's nose clear by using infant saline nose drops two or three times a day. Usually no other treatment is needed and his cold should clear up after 5 to 7 days.

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Posted by: thea | 2012/03/30

my baby is one month old by the way. is it safe to use puma balm?

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