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How to cope with a sore throat in a child


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Angina can be ill not only in winter, but also in the off-season.

Most often, children suffer from this ailment.

If a child is sick with angina seldom and tolerates it relatively easily, you can cope with the disease yourself without first contacting the doctor at the first symptoms.

The easiest way to treat sore throats is to rinse,With which the throat is cleaned from viruses and bacteria. As components for the solution, you can use manganese, furacilin or chlorhexidine. It must be taken into account that the solutions must be very weak. For babies, decoctions and infusions of lime, calendula, sage or chamomile are best. Each procedure is performed after meals and is repeated after 3 hours.
During a sore throat you must drink a lot. Drinking not only removes harmful organisms from the mucous in the stomach, where they are disinfected due to gastric juice, but also helps to remove toxins and harmful substances from the body. You can drink cranberry or cranberry fruit drinks, water, tea with raspberries or honey, warm milk with the addition of butter.
Another assistant in the fight against angina is an inhaler. This device helps to get rid of pain, inflammation and swelling. For inhalation, you can use a variety of essential oils - sage, eucalyptus, mint, lavender or fir. Procedures can be carried out only if the body temperature does not exceed 37.5C!
You can use sprays, tablets forResorption or lollipops that are sold in pharmacies. They will help to cope with sore throats due to antiseptics and anti-inflammatory components that make up their composition. But without consulting a doctor to resort to this method of treatment is not recommended, because they are not suitable for all children.
It is necessary to revise the child's menu, excluding from it rough food, traumatizing throat. Food should be warm, without seasonings and spices.
Independently to treat the child it is possible only then,When the symptoms of angina only just appeared. If after 2 days the condition of the baby does not improve, you should definitely consult a doctor to exclude any bacterial infection that can develop into streptococcal tonsillitis.

How to cope with a sore throat in a child Was last modified: June 20th, 2017 By Ryifuozt
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