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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Debbie | 2007/07/24

Q.

Flymming chest 3.5 months

Hi there please help i had to cancel my medical aid after the birth and now my is not sick but has a terrible dry cough and he vomits. What can i do besides the Eucaliptis bath and puma chest rub.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This sounds like whooping cough. It is very difficult to treat at any age but especially in such a young infant. Please have your baby seen at the nearest provincial hospital with a paediatric department.

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