Babies are susceptible to various illnesses, such as hand, foot and mouth disease, which is spread via contact from person-to-person.
As with most illnesses, we look for early indications. There are signs to look out for concerning this disease, including the following:
This disease begins like a common cold but quickly blossoms into more. There is a general contagious period of one week, although it can be longer. Treatment is limited to ibuprofen and acetaminophen to provide comfort and alleviate pain.
If you having any concerns Contact Dr. Alfonso J Henriquez to be put at ease.