How Long Does a Cold Last in Kids?
Few things in life are more miserable than watching your child suffer from an illness, even when it's mild. When your children are down for the count with a runny nose, sore throat, fever, and cough, you want to make them feel better as quickly as possible. But even when their energy returns, it can be hard to know if they've kicked their symptoms for good.
So how long does a cold typically last, how do you treat it, and when should you see a doctor if your child isn't improving? Experts weigh in on what parents need to know.