Month: October 2018

Causes of Fever in Infants

There are myriad causes of fever that occurs in infants, ranging from a mild infection to serious. It is important for the parents to know what disease the son of fever is being sustained. The following 10 causes of fever in infants common characteristics, and how to resolve it:

1. Respiratory tract infections.

respiratory tract infections Diseases usually caused by viruses, bacteria or other organisms. Respiratory tract infections can spread through the air or touch. We could have contracted the infection when inhaling air containing mucus from people who suffer from sneezing or coughing.

Transmission of respiratory tract infections often occur in public places such as schools, daycare, work environment. Therefore it is important to keep clean in places.

Common symptoms of respiratory tract infection is coughing. But the symptoms that may arise thereafter is nasal congestion, nasal slimy, sneezing, coughing, sore throat, muscle aches to fevers. In infants and children the symptoms above can cause them no appetite, and it was difficult to sleep

For treating respiratory tract infections can do it yourself at home by taking medications such as pain reliever paracetamol. In addition the sufferer is highly recommended for a lot of rest and drink lots of plain water. The treatment is carried out at the time of the early symptoms of infection appears like a fever, nasal congestion, coughing and sneezing. In General, respiratory tract infections will heal within one to two weeks

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