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How can you help a toddler with a sore throat

I think one of my 18 month old twins has a sore throat but I'm not sure how to help him besides trying to get him to drink ice water.
how can i help sooth it?

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ElsaSalsaaa

Asked by ElsaSalsaaa at 10:56 PM on Apr. 3, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Have you tried a spoonful of honey in warm tea? It can actually be any kind of tea or warm beverage. Also warm soup will help. If those don't work, give him a Popsicle. freeze some juice in an ice tray or any container and let him eat it.

    Good luck momma. (they should be okay with the honey as they are over a year old.)
    Audrice1985

    Answer by Audrice1985 at 11:00 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • yeah warm soup or warm tea might help.
    LittleBirdFly

    Answer by LittleBirdFly at 11:02 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • If you were to ask my son, he'd most definitely tell you that a popsicle will make it better.
    allen.moriahd

    Answer by allen.moriahd at 11:19 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • I use Popsicles or the freeze pops too!
    spottedpony

    Answer by spottedpony at 11:47 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • try warm tea with honey and some lemon i believe it is...i think that there are suckers in the pharm aisle for throats but i am not sure what age for the. they are like little purple bears or something like that.
    dreamangel06

    Answer by dreamangel06 at 9:24 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

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