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My 3 week old still has the sniffles!

for the past week or two, my newborn has been congested. I was told to give him saline drops and to suck out the snot from his nose which i've been doing....and I dont put him down in his crib or bassinet at night, he sleeps in a bouncy seat so he is sitting up. Not so much during the day, but at night and after he eats, he still very stuffy sounding. Is there anything else I can do??? We go to the Ped for our 3 week checkup on Tues., so just looking for a solution until then.

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Asked by CassiRae3 at 4:49 PM on Mar. 27, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • you can try a cool mist humidifier and also a menthol bath helped my LO when she was helps with the congestion. It's tough cuz there's not too much else you can do.

    Answer by calliesmommie at 6:42 PM on Mar. 27, 2009

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