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2 Bumps

Can't catch a break.

We just can't catch a break with this boy! Ear infection after ear infection, after ear infection. Sinus infections to boot. Just got treated for Bronchitis, diagnosed with reactive airway disease yesterday, now pink eye. I am at home with my poor miserable son today. Plus, we just switched him to a stronger allergy medicine, because Zyrtec twice a day wasn't doing anything for him, and now it seems allegra isn't working either. Kid is more congested than ever. On a positive note, my husband has agreed to stop smoking since he was diagnosed with RAD (which is asthma-they just can't diagnose asthma in children under the age of 2).


Asked by AF4life at 3:09 AM on Jun. 25, 2013 in General Parenting

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Answers (8)
  • That's great news about your husband wanting to stop smoking. That should help your son a lot. I hope the poor little guy feels better soon.

    Answer by Ballad at 5:47 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • :( Hope he feels better!

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 3:14 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Poor baby, feel better

    Answer by leksismommy at 3:29 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Aww, poor little guy. Hope he gets better soon. Are you seeing an ENT? Sounds like he'd be a good candidate for ear tubes.


    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:24 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Hopefully dad not smoking will help your son get healthy and stay healthy!

    Answer by missanc at 9:41 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Aww, poor baby boy. I am so sorry AF. That kid has gone through way too much in his short little life.

    Answer by kmath at 10:37 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Wow I am so sorry to hear this hope the poor guy feel better soon.

    Answer by Alisim at 9:42 AM on Jun. 25, 2013

  • Yes, he is seeing an ENT, he has already had 2 sets of ear tubes. They took the first ones out because the tubes got infected, he also got his adenoids out when he got the second set.

    Comment by AF4life (original poster) at 7:37 AM on Jun. 27, 2013