Fevers can be puzzling and alarming, especially for parents whose young children have them. Though fevers can be a symptom of a more serious problem, they generally illustrate the body’s immune system at work. Over certain temperatures, depending on the person’s age, fevers can be dangerous, so use this guide to learn when to call a doctor.

What Is a Fever?

A fever is when the body’s temperature rises to a certain level of just over 100 F. Although ... read more »

Fever Treatment

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