Monday, June 1, 2009

Treating Childhood Fevers Naturally

Nothing is more disturbing to a parent than a sick child, and fevers are particularly daunting. A child can spike a high fever, over 102 degrees, with seemingly little provocation. Most of the time, a fever is a sign that a healthy immune system is doing its job—raising the body temperature to kill virus and bacteria. Most fevers don’t indicate a serious condition, but a medical professional should be consulted. To treat the normal fevered reaction of the immune system, natural remedies can relieve symptoms and provide relief.

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