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Mom of a 3 yr 2 m old girl

Q. My daughter is 1 yr old. She suffered from viral n cold n cough. Still her nose is running... what should i give her to stop running nose??? Also tell me what to do she is not eating anything??? how can i make her eat...

ExpertDr. Minal AcharyaNutritionist
A. illness times are bit difficult as appetite reduces. if you are still breast feeding then it's ok if child is eating less as breast milk gives nutrition and comfort to child. give soft semi liquid foods ones which are preferred by the child like daliya, khichadi, thick soup, recovery will be faster by keeping baby well hydrated , providing fluids give high protein food like Dal, beans, egg, thick chicken soup give vegetables and fruits even green leafy vegetables to increase immunity haldi milk adequate rest to child practice proper hygiene especially hand wash with soap before feeding even for child
shilpiMom of 2 children
A. mean while if she is not eating properly thn its must due to the chest congestion or blocked nose and for cold n cough steam is d bst remedy u can give to ur child.olso try tulsi juice ginger juice and honey mix olll three very well and give it to ur baby three times a day.
DivyaMom of a 2 yr 6 m old boy
A. Hi, Mix coconut oil and little bit of camphor powder and apply to your babies chest and back for a drop and give smooth Massage for a Seconds. Do not try all the remedies in one go, these are for your information only, each kid is unique and different, so the remedy which may suit one child may be allergic to others. So be very cautious while trying out these methods. Always consult your pediatrician before trying out anything new….
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