We as parents take utmost care to ensure that our child never falls sick. However, certain diseases like cold and cough catch us unaware and before we know our little one has a running or blocked nose something which can be really disturbing for him/her. Even though science and allopathy have treatments for cold, it is wise to trust home remedies first as they maynot provide instant relief; but certainly do not carry any side effects and heals the root cause and not just superficially. Here we bring to you Best Home Remedies For Cough And Cold for kids.
Common cold occurs either due to change in weather, infection due to contact or consumption of a certain food that didn’t go well with your baby. Whatever the cause, it is best to consult your paediatrician before giving any medication. Do not trust over-the-counter medicines and do not expect instant relief. Cough & cold usually takes it’s course of 7-10 days. Medicines only help in reducing the pain caused due to the infection, nut not fight the root cause of infection. Allopathic medicines makes your body immune to the medicine over a period of time; and your child will need higher doses if he/she falls sick repeatedly. Hence, home remedies are the best for you and your child’s health.
Symptoms of Common Cold & Cough
Some of the common symptoms of Common cold & Cough are –
- Running nose, blocked nose or stuffy nose