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Fever is an important symptom that you need to pay attention to children, especially children that are under 1 year old.

Many parents are worried when their children have a fever and many people are impatient to find way to reduce fever for children without knowledge. As a result, it causes serious results.

Parents should find out about the reason of fever to children, have correct interference and refer to doctor’s idea. These are necessary advices for parents.

Fever is an important symptom that you need to pay attention to children, especially children that are under 1 year old.

Fever is an important symptom that you need to pay attention to children, especially children that are under 1 year old.

Understand fever of children correctly

General mentality of parents is that they are often worried when they recognize that their children have a fever, especially people that become parents in the first time and don’t have a lot of experience. In reality, there are some reasons that cause fever for children are considered normal, besides there are some reasons causing fever dangerously.

Fever is a reacting way of children to diseases about bacterial contamination and in the case when children’s body has changes about transforming or sudden hot and cold feeling. When children have a fever, they will have signs such as: their body temperature becomes hotter a lot.

Putting mother’s cheek close to baby’s cheek, the mother can feel that the baby is hot. In addition, babies cry, feel unpleasant, tired, are easily furious and sleep vaguely. When children have the above signs, parents need to check the temperature of children quickly.

If you recognize that babies have a fever with temperature not over 38.5oC, they have a slight temperature. In this case, parents shouldn’t worry too much because this fever can give children condition to prevent diseases about bacterial contamination. With temperature that is higher than this temperature, children have a high fever and parents need to pay attention to find out the reasons that cause fever for children so that they will have way to cure on time.

Reasons that cause fever for children

Children catch normal diseases such as rhinitis, flu, virus… Children have signs such as cough, sneeze, have a runny nose, break out in the rash,…With these normal diseases, children will have a fever from 3 to 4 days. Although children have a fever, they are alert and they can eat and drink well.

Many children that are under 1 year old often have a fever because of teething. These are reasons that cause fever and parents don’t have to worry. In this case, parents should follow temperature and signs of children. If children have a slight fever (under 38.5oC), you should make children feel cool and their fever will reduce.

To children that have high fever (over 38.5oC), they can catch dangerous diseases such as lung inflammation, malaria, meningitis... Parents shouldn’t disregard these diseases.

Parents should observe signs of children. Parents should take children to go to the hospital quickly if they recognize that children tremble, bleed, convulse, vomit, breath difficultly, blue, writhe in bed and are in a coma. The above symptoms are very dangerous and they can threaten children’s life if babies aren’t detected and handled timely.

Take care of children when they are ill

Help babies feel cool: You should let children wear clothes that are light and can absorb sweat. You should also let children stay in cool room and that room has suitable temperature. Suitable temperature for children is 21-23oC.

Use cloth towel that can absorb water, make it dry and cover with children’s brown, head and hands.

Alternating with covering with towel, parents can also use towel to wipe all over the body of children so that temperature of body will become cooler. Body will reduce fever when areas such as armpit, groin and neck are cooling.

Supplement children with water, you should let children drink a lot of filtered water, milk or fruit juice. To children that suck mother’s milk, mothers need to give babies the breast more and the time for sucking is longer. If children themselves cannot suck, mothers need to milk to cup and use spoon to let babies drink.

Mothers need to give babies the breast more and the time for sucking is longer.

Mothers need to give babies the breast more and the time for sucking is longer.

Don’t forget to take temperature after 4-5 hours to follow whether children can reduce fever or not.

If children have a fever with over 38.5oC, this thing lasts and children don’t have signs of reducing fever, parents need to take children to the hospital quickly. For children that have a fever accompanied with convulsion, parents need to take children to medical stations to so that doctors can follow.

You should remember to take temperature for children after 4-5 hours.

You should remember to take temperature for children after 4-5 hours.

The things that you shouldn’t do when children have a fever

When children have a fever, many people fear that children will feel cold, so they find way to make children feel warm by wearing shirt with long sleeves, cover with blanket, not go out, close the doors. In reality, this thing makes babies’ body hot and unpleasant.

Parents must not use medicine for children willingly when not having nomination of doctors.

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