Your toddler will continue growing and will get over the upsets common to earlier stages, but at the same time he will discover new ones. We will give you some advice on detecting them and helping improve his well-being, but remember that in these cases it is essential to visit you paediatrician. He is the true specialist in babies and toddlers!
Colds and runny nose
Children catch colds easily. The clearest symptom, apart from sneezing, is a runny nose followed by yellowish or greenish snot. Apart from any advice your paediatrician gives you, you can combat colds using the following tricks:
This is another symptom of colds that hinders sleep and rest. Sometimes because of difficulty in breathing, the baby accumulates snot which he ends up throwing up.
What can you do to make his cold more comfortable?
It tends to appear under the guise of a cold that lasts longer than usual. The symptoms Eye irritation, frequent sneezing and a runny nose. Check for other symptoms that may have gone unnoticed: If he sneezes with dust, flowers, or domestic pets you should seek advice from your paediatrician because it might be a case of allergy.