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Humidifiers for Respiratory Infections: Are They Helpful or Harmful?

We’ve all been there. Our child gets an upper respiratory infection, which causes nasal congestion, difficulty breathing through their nose,... Read full post »
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What Parents Need to Know About Adenovirus

Winter months bring attention to influenza. And while it’s important for parents to be familiar with the symptoms, treatment and... Read full post »

Antibiotic Resistance: What Parents Need to Know About Overuse

Runny nose, cough and congestion are very common in the winter and spring. It happens every year. Antibiotics are life-saving... Read full post »

Sore Throat Spectrum: Runny Nose to Strep and Everything in Between

Sore throat can occur on its own, for multiple reasons, or it can be the sign of another illness. So,... Read full post »

All About Croup

You’ve probably heard of croup, right? It’s a frequent cause of cough in young kids during the fall and winter... Read full post »

Don’t Skip the Flu Shot: Soothe Your Child with These Distraction Techniques

As a parent, it’s tough to see our children twist and turn and cry and scream when it’s time for... Read full post »
Cough Talk: What Does All That Hacking Mean?

Cough Talk: What Does All That Hacking Mean?

Right now, there is probably at least one person in your household that has a cough. Coughs are often associated... Read full post »
What Stuff Can Clear Up a Stuffy Nose?

What Kind of Stuff Clears Up a Stuffy Nose?

Have you ever heard this? ‘Mobby, by doze id stubbed ub.’ A stuffed up nose can make these and other... Read full post »