Cough

The presence of a persistent cough may mean your baby has a virus. There are different types of coughs - some are dry and others wet and may bring up mucus. Learn how to decode your baby's cough, when to call the doctor, and more.

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Dry Cough in Kids: Causes, Remedies, and When to See a Doctor
A dry cough doesn't produce any mucus or phlegm, and it tends to stick around for days or weeks. Learn more about the causes of dry cough and natural remedies to combat it.
What a Wheezing Cough Means in Babies and Toddlers
Is your child making a high-pitched whistling sound when she coughs? The culprit could be bronchiolitis, asthma, or something else entirely. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for wheezing coughs.
The Horrifying Consequences of the Anti-Vaccine Movement
These parents never imagined their child would catch one of the life-threatening diseases that vaccines can prevent. But just because the illnesses are rare doesn't mean they're not a tragic reality for parents who have lost their children to them. Here are their stories.
Can Agave Nectar Ease a Cough?
One pediatric study of natural remedies for Baby's cough looked at how agave nectar compared to honey and a placebo.
9 Natural Toddler Cough Remedies
It's miserable to watch your toddler suffer through sickness. Help them feel better with these home remedies for cough in kids.
How to Decode Your Baby's Cough
Caring for a baby with a wet or dry cough? Listen for wheezing, hacking, or barking first, then read on to find out what's normal and when it's time to worry.
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