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Advice for comforting 11 month old sick son.

He has the flu & bacterial brinchitis. I give him 2 antibiotics & an anhibulator. I am just running out of ideas. He crys constantly when I hold him, he crys when I dont. His favorite shows are getting old to him, he hates bathtime. I do not have any gas or money to take him for a drive or walk. Please, if you have any other advice, I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks!

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Amberoz

Asked by Amberoz at 2:45 PM on Oct. 21, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • When all else fails w/ my son we just go outside, sitting, walking, whatever. It will usually quiet him right up. Also lots of snugglin and maybe some skin 2 skin contact w/ u.
    AddyLeigh

    Answer by AddyLeigh at 2:54 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

  • Get a humidifier, a cool running one, or one that uses vic's. Do you have a rocker or a swing youcan swing in? Read to him.
    MommaRox4683

    Answer by MommaRox4683 at 3:10 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

  • play some soothing music, sing to him, read to him...keep him comfortable, tylenol for fever/aches....just comfort the best you can.
    carliemarie1015

    Answer by carliemarie1015 at 4:31 PM on Oct. 21, 2009

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