Tag: fever

Fever and pregnancy

Fever and pregnancy

A fever is an increase in your body temperature. It usually happens when you’re sick and is a sign that your body is fighting off an infection. The av ...
Worried about the flu?

Worried about the flu?

By now you’ve probably heard that flu activity is widespread throughout the United States. If you’re pregnant or have a baby, here’s some information ...
Fever and your baby

Fever and your baby

When your baby has a fever, it can be very frightening. Here is some information that can help you better understand why your baby has a fever and wha ...
Caring for your sick baby

Caring for your sick baby

Recently, one of our health education specialists received an email from a new mom asking what she should do for her four month old daughter who was c ...
Motrin Infant Drops Recalled

Motrin Infant Drops Recalled

The makers of Motrin® are recalling about 200,000 units of Concentrated Motrin Infants’ Drops Original Berry Flavor because small plastic particles ma ...
Taking your child’s temperature

Taking your child’s temperature

Always use a digital thermometer to check your child’s temperature. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that parents remove mercury th ...