Repeated Infections in Children | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • It seems like my child is always sick. Is there anything we can do?
  • My child gets ear infections regularly. Should he/she have ear tubes?
  • What are the dangers of my child’s repeated infections?
  • Should my child not attend day care?
  • Is there anything I can do at home to help my child?
  • Are there any medicines my child should take?
  • My child coughs and wheezes a lot. Is it possible he/she has asthma?
  • Should my child be tested for allergies?
  • When should I call my doctor?
  • If my child is on antibiotics for repeated infections, could that cause him/her problems?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 09/00


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