But there s nothing to worry about if they are still taking 2 naps.
10 month baby cough.
Sit in the bathroom along with your baby for 10 15 minutes.
Wash your hands often.
Clear the throat and chest of irritants such as mucus dust or smoke.
Or do it while he sits on your lap with his body.
If you re going to skip a nap it s better to.
Gentle taps on your baby s back can help ease chest congestion.
Otc cough and cold medicines don t treat the underlying cause of a child s cold and won t make it go away sooner and can be dangerous to your baby.
But you can t do that for babies or toddlers.
In younger infants make the call when symptoms start especially if your baby has a fever.
Steam can do wonders for a baby cough since it helps break up the mucus.
Someone with a cold who touches your baby s hand can spread the cold virus to your baby who can become infected after touching his or her eyes nose or mouth.
Because of inflammation in the airways or lungs from an infection.
This can sometimes cause your baby to cough.
Cold like symptoms might.
You don t need to call a doctor for a cold if your baby is over 3 months old.
Teething can cause an excessive amount of drool to drip down the back of your baby s throat.
Lay him down across your knees and gently pat his back with your cupped hand.
Cough and cold medicines that are safe for.
It will help to keep room moist.
The food and drug administration fda strongly recommends against giving over the counter otc cough and cold medicines to children younger than age 2.
Your baby will get sufficient steam.
Run a hot shower until the bathroom has filled with steam then sit with your child in the room for 10 to 15 minutes.
You can also run a cool mist humidifier near baby s bed overnight to keep the air from drying out.
If there s no sign of nasal congestion that could be.
When you have a cough or cold you might reach for over the counter otc drugs to ease your symptoms.
Your baby can be infected with a virus by.
By 10 months your baby may be down to a single one hour nap during the day.
Keep your hands clean and wash them frequently.
You can repeat this morning and night.
When someone who is sick coughs sneezes or talks he or she might directly spread the virus to your baby.