It’s during these months that most illnesses happen and sometimes despite our best efforts as parents to make certain that nothing happens to our children, it still happens. Viruses can often spread rapidly through both schools and daycares and then kids bring those germs home to other siblings and parents. It’s a vicious cycle sometimes.
- Persistent coughing or wheezing
- Bluish color around mouth or fingernails
- Rapid, Difficult, or gasping breaths
- Fever (especially over 100.4 F in infant under 3 months)