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Fever Relief

Fevers are the body’s natural way of regulating body temperature, activating the immune system, and fighting off infection. But they can also be very scary for parents and make children downright miserable. That’s why PediaCare developed a gentle over-the-counter fever relief medication to help ease the discomfort they cause and bring fevers back down to a safe and manageable level.

Can Sunburn Cause Fever?: The Connection Between Sunburn & Fever in Kids


Many parents associate fevers with colds and the flu, but there are other things that can cause them in children as well. One example is sunburn, which is a connection worth exploring now that the weather is warming up and kids are spending more time outdoors and in the sunshine. This article will address the question, “Can sunburn cause fever?”…

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5 Things to NOT Do When a Child Has a Fever


The internet, friends, relatives, and well-intentioned neighbors are often full of parenting advice, but some of this advice can be contradictory at times. This is especially true regarding what to do when your child has a fever. As modern medicine has progressed, new and improved methods of treating childhood fevers have emerged and become new standards for breaking a fever…

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When to Keep Kids Home from School When They’re Sick


Attending school is very important for a child’s intellectual development, creative stimulation, social skills, and daily routine. But if a child is sick, going to school may not be the best idea for the child, classmates, and teachers. This can be a difficult decision to make, especially if a child loves going to school. While a school sickness policy may…

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What Modern Medicine Says About “Feed a Cold, Starve a Fever “


There’s an old saying that goes, “feed a cold, starve a fever.” The idea behind the saying is that food makes it more difficult for the body to fight off a fever, but that food can help a person recover more quickly from the common cold. This saying dates back hundreds of years and has become outdated as science has…

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When Frequent Fevers Are a Sign of Something Serious


An occasional fever is very normal in children, and it is actually an indication that a child’s immune system is working properly to fight off disease. However, parents concerned about a child getting a fever every month or more frequently should know that this could be a sign of something else going on the in the body. Most fevers resolve…

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Fever Relief

In this parental guide to fever relief, PediaCare provides resources for parents seeking answers for their child's special circumstances. Medicine made for kids, helps getting better easier!

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