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my son has whooping cough and i'm very worried any advice?

i just found out my son has whooping cough and i'm scared to death-it was suggested that I join cafe mom to get advice

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LoriAnn723

Asked by LoriAnn723 at 3:28 AM on Feb. 18, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

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  • How old is your son?
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 3:36 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • wait..duh...do you have a cool mist humidifier?
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 3:37 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • 13-no i don't have a cool mist humidifier-guess i should get one
    LoriAnn723

    Answer by LoriAnn723 at 3:40 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • Those work really well. Be sure he is staying hydrated...did the Dr. put him on meds?
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 3:41 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • yeah he put him on erythromyacin-but thats all the cough medicine is having no effect at all
    LoriAnn723

    Answer by LoriAnn723 at 3:44 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • vapo rub, humidifier, tea with honey and lemon. Good luck...he'll be okay. <<>>
    KaceesMom

    Answer by KaceesMom at 3:55 AM on Feb. 18, 2009

  • darn non vaxers spreading disease all over...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:03 PM on Feb. 18, 2009

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