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Child gets sick often. Any cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 04-Jun-2013
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Answered : 106 Questions
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User:My son is 1yr 1 month ol
User:He very frequently falls sick
User:Tired of giving him medicine for cold and cough
User:still not getting wel
Doctor:How frequently he falls sick?
User:Every month
Doctor:What is the symptoms?
User:once he develops cold and cough he starts geting veese
Doctor:What is his food?
User:morning ragi powder with other grains mixed in it
User:After noon rice and dal
User:evening milk
Doctor:What is his weight now?
User:night ragi same like morning or roti with milk
Doctor:Children to have slight wheeze as their airways are not enlarged to take enough air
Doctor:so once these airways enlarge then he will not have wheezing
Doctor:Only thing you should ensure is he should not get frequent cold and cough
User:he gets every month
Doctor:Avoid smoke, cold, allergens
User:Allergens mean?
Doctor:pollen, dust, mites
Doctor:If he does not come in contact with them
User:It is taken care
Doctor:then there will not be allergic reaction, the prime reason for cold and cough
User:still the cold and cough remains
Doctor:What is his doctor saying?
User:he says some medication is required to prevent his veeze as he is getting ill every month
Doctor:Ok, I think you better speak to a Pediatric Pulmonologist
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User:he is a pediatric
User:another questions
User:one of my relative is having cancer
User:he is in the last stage that is what the doctor says
User:which means we cannot save him
Doctor:I would not comment unless I know what is the cancer, the stage and where is he treated, whether is he moving and his age
Doctor:So I think you can post the complete query to Oncologist
User:he is moving but he is in tamil nadu
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User:is it advisable to take my son to see him
Doctor:Which hospital and which city
User:he is in house
Doctor:he can very well visit your relative
User:thank you
Doctor:Thank you consulting me
Doctor:Bye for now
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