With the new Omicron variant rapidly spreading through the U.S., a CHOC infectious disease specialist answers parents’ common questions.
Cold and Flu
Dr. Ericka Hong, a CHOC pediatrician, explains the differences between acetaminophen and ibuprofen and how to administer it safely.
A CHOC pediatric expert explains the similarities and differences in symptoms of flu and COVID-19, and how to protect your child from both.
As COVID-19 precautionary measures begin relaxing, an increase in colds and viruses are expected – especially for children.
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.