Know about handling fever in babies, fever in newborn and fever in children.

Fever In Children

Fever can be described as the condition in which the temperature of a person's body exceeds the limit that is considered normal. A quite common ailment in adults as well as children, it is not a very severe problem in majority of the cases. In fact, in children, fever often means that the body is trying to recognize and fight an enormous variety of viruses, bacteria and other microorganisms. However, it can surely make the child feel uncomfortable and, sometimes, even dehydrated. Let us know more about fever in children, how to diagnose it, how to treat it at home and when to approach a doctor.

How To Know

Your child has fever if his temperature is:
Causes Of Fever In Children
Symptoms Of Fever In Children

Older Children
Handling Fever In Babies
Call Your Doctor

In the following cases, you will need to call the doctor: