Ask Dr. Ty: Kids and fever

May 2, 2013   // 0 Comments

    by Dr. Tyeese Gaines Fever is the most common reason parents bring children to emergency rooms, especially in the middle of the night. It’s responsible for 1.6 million pediatric ER visits and nearly one-third of pediatrician office visits. Why? Because fevers scare parents. In a 2001 study of caregivers, more than half of the parents worried that a fever would harm their child...

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