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Croup

Croup is very common in children under 5 years old. Find out how croup is diagnosed and treated here.

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Croup prevention

Croup cannot be prevented but you can limit the spread of infection. Find more about what to do to limit croup spread, plus links to trusted resources.

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Croup treatments

Croup is very common inflammation is usually caused by the same viruses that cause the common cold and you can manage the symptoms in exactly the same way as for a cold. Find more about croup treatments, plus links to trusted resources.

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Croup symptoms

Croup is a common inflammation usually caused by the same viruses as the common cold and the symptoms are very similar.

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Babies' and toddlers' health

Knowing and understanding the health risks of young children is an important part of being a parent. Learn about health issues like breastfeeding, croup and fevers in young children.

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What causes breathing problems?

Information on the most common causes of breathing problems and other causes of feeling short of breath, with links to trusted resources.

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Adrenaline

Adrenaline (epinephrine) is a hormone that helps you react more quickly in a stressful situation. Adrenaline is also used as an emergency treatment for a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis). Learn more here.

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Coughs, colds and ear infections in children

It’s normal for a child to have 8 or more colds per year. Read this article to find out more about common childhood ailments.

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