Coughing. Sneezing. Fever. Just “ick” in general. Your child may have the flu. Will good old-fashioned tender loving care do the trick? Or should you call the doctor?
Dr. Dennis Cunningham, a pediatric infectious disease doctor and epidemiologist for Nationwide Children’s Hospital, answers the question, “My child is sick with flu symptoms. What is the best way for me to take care of him if I’m suspecting the flu and when should I call the doctor?”
Parents should arm themselves with information about the flu, so you know the best way to prevent and take care of your whole family during flu season. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/VF9X6R.