As COVID-19 precautionary measures begin relaxing, an increase in colds and viruses are expected – especially for children.
Cold and Flu
When children follow the recommended immunization schedule they’re better protected against potentially life-threatening diseases.
It’s important that each member of your family get their flu shot every year. This is especially true this year, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Washing your hands is the best way to stop germs from spreading. A CHOC pediatrician offers tips for proper hand-washing.
“Stomach flu. vs. influenza” is a question most parents have had during flu season. How do you know what your child is suffering from?
When your child is sick, all you want to do as a parent is make them feel better. Unfortunately, we now know that pediatric versions of adult medication may do more harm than good.
Tips from a CHOC pediatrician on how to keep your kids safe from the flu.