Common Illnesses in Babies
The delicate condition of an infant makes him or her vulnerable to different kinds of illnesses. Your newborn baby will probably experience one or more of the common ailments throughout his/her first year of life. Cold and flu is quite common during winter. Folks at Alphega Pharmacy focus on three of the many common illnesses in babies – colic, cradle cap and teething. Call your pediatrician right away if your child is on high fever, wheezing, dehydration, not eating, diarrhea, vomiting or breathing difficulty. See also Your Newborn Survival Kit and How to Perform CPR on an Infant.