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Child getting fever at a regular interval of 2 months, took medicines, recovered, recurring fever. Suggestions?

Hello,I am Mahesh Dessai my son who is 2 years 2 months old id getting fever and that makes me worry a bit as he gets fever after every two months.This month he got fever and i took consultant with one of the doctor and he prescribe me with some medcine but that night he sufferring with the fever and we ruched him to the hospital and doctor recommended us to go for some test with his blood/ urine & Motion test in blood it was normal and in motive they found some infection in the stomach he was admited in the hospital for two days and after that he started recovering and doctor gave discharged after 3 days from their he got fever again i dont understand how come he get fever in regular intervals is their any issue that he gets fever regularly kind help me in regards to this matter
Asked On : Wed, 31 Oct 2012
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Kids get frequent upper respiratory infections.
Is your kid attending a day care? Or do you have a elder kid who brings home infections from school?
In both of the above conditions, kids get frequent infections mostly respiratory.
Hope you have given him all the vaccines as per recommendations.
Apart from this, hand hygiene is important for all who handle food at home/ day care. Maintain good hygiene at home and his play area. Toys etc should be cleaned regularly.
And always give boiled and cooled water to prevent water borne infections.
Give him healthy food, that must contain pulses, cereals, vegetables, fruits, egg etc.
If he is gaining weight adequately for his age, you need not worry. After 4 to 5 yrs of age, the frequency of infections will come down.
Hope you find my answer useful.
Answered: Thu, 1 Nov 2012
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