We are seeing large amounts of vaccinated adults and young unvaccinated children under 5 get this virus and have good outcomes. Many parents need to work and many childcare employees need to work. So, shutdowns are causing more disruptions when we compare it to the risk of this variant for clinical outcomes in children at this point.
Fever is the number one reason we get phone calls in the middle of the night as general pediatricians. And it’s also the number one reason you won’t go to the ER or come to our offices. Many times fever is not a cause for concern.
Common reasons for vomiting and diarrhea could be stomach viruses, bug or viral gastroenteritis. These are all synonymous terms.
Cough and cold remedies for your baby, toddler and child. When to worry and how to treat them, including at home treatments.
I will be discussing this more with an endocrinologist. However for now, I want you not to panic. If your kiddo gets Covid, that’s ok! Here are my thoughts.