ExpertDr.Rasika ThosarPaediatric Intensivist
A. avoid cold climate, cold winds.
give plenty of feeds , adequate rest to the baby.
indirect steam , hot water bath will also help.
consult your paediatrician if baby is feeding less, excessively drowsy or if cold increases.
post illness babies might be cranky , irritable.
nose block congestion also result in loss of appetite,try different warm foods
feed by spoon otherwise.
. put steamer in room or To give steam to babies, best way is to make your bathroom steamy by running the hot water tap.
keep the baby away from source of steam.
SanthoshiiMom of a 2 yr 5 m old child
A. You can try applying warm mustard oil to your baby's chest and legs and You can also try by adding tulsi leaves to warm coconut oil and apply to baby's chest and legs. Cover with socks after applying. Also if your feeding your baby then Breastfeeding is one best way to cure. If baby is cranky or uncomfortable or fussy then please check with your doctor.