Do You Make This Common Mistake When Your Child is Sick?

Fevers are actually the body’s way of fighting bacterial infections simply by turning up the temperature in order to “burn out the infection.” So many parents think that they are doing the right thing by rushing for medication to try to “break the fever” when it strikes, but in actual fact, this is doing a lot more harm than good. Studies have found that aspirin and other fever-reducing medications actually suppress the production of antibodies, thus resulting in the infection lasting for up to 50% longer than it should. So, be sure to read this article to understand why our bodies develop a fever and why it is hampering our recovery to take fever reducing meds.

Click here to read why a Fever can be a Good Thing…

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