Infant and Newborn Care

    Hi doctor my baby has cold almost every month. It goes on its own and comes back every month. What could be the reason? Because of this he suffers from blocked nose and is unable to sleep properly ... more

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    • Dec 9 2017


    DR Rajath Athreya Dec 9 2017

    Very common and nothing major to be concerned about. We expect about 8-10 such episodes a year when kids get colds and mild fevers especially if they attend day care or nurseries. Blocked nose and disturbed sleep could mean she will need assessing for adenoids or allergic rhinitis. Please see your doctor about this.