Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
130 Doctors are Online

Is it safe to swim when having cough ?

my daughter will be six in one month. she has a flem filled cough for about five days. i took her to the doctor and she has to run its course. it is 80 degrees outside and sunny. our pool is 92 degrees and her brother is swimming. she wants to go. she weighs 35 lbs. and is petite. otherwise she is healthy. can i let her go swimming with him? no runny nose, but she sneezes every once in a while.
Asked On : Sat, 25 Jun 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  614
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General Surgeon 's  Response
welcome to healthcaremagic\
it is better not to allow her swimming now
she should recover first from her illness
Answered: Sun, 26 Jun 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor