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baby w/flu
julia_anne posted:
my 10 wk old is showing flu symptoms. makes me nervous. both her brother and sister are getting over the flu so its not a surprise. but to have such a tiny w/the flu makes me nervous. anyone have their baby get the flu at such a young age? her rectal temp this am was only 99.6 but she has a little cough and is pretty tired........
hgreenwood7058 responded:
I would take her in. If its the true "flu". She could just have a virus but its always good to be checked. Its good that her temp isn't high too. Most things are viruses which there isn't much you can do other than keep her nose sucked out. humidifier if you have one and infant tylenol if running a fever (i believe they say over 101). But it would still be worth it to take her in.

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