Autumn wind, cold weather, cough baby suddenly more. Although medication is important, care is also indispensable. Sometimes proper care is more important than medication and can help to end a stubborn cough earlier.

Response to dry cough – less stimulation + humidification

Baby in the cold and dry air stimulation, cold, allergy, will appear dry cough, sputum very little. This kind of situation is more common in the north where the air is dry and dusty in cold winter.

Reduce respiratory tract irritation. When the weather suddenly becomes cold, the mother tries not to take the baby to stay outdoors as much as possible. If you go out, you must pay attention to keep warm. If you are an allergic baby, wear a mask when you go out in windy weather. The baby should also stay away from smoke, such as barbecue stalls, chimneys, roads with more cars. When there are people smoking around, you should also take your baby away.

Increase indoor air humidity. Moist air is relatively soft, baby inhalation will be very comfortable, does not stimulate the respiratory tract. Appropriate use of humidifier at home or often use wet mops to mop the floor is a very simple and convenient humidification method. But pay attention to the water in the humidifier must use pure water or distilled water, not tap water. Because tap water contains many metal ions, silicon and other impurities, these impurities will be made into droplets through the humidifier, floating in the air, baby inhaled respiratory tract, can cause tracheal contraction, cough, chest tightness and other symptoms, and even cause asthma. In addition, do not keep doors and windows closed because of humidity. Open windows 2-3 times a day for half an hour each time.

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