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Healthline Fever in Children

Healthline | October 13, 2014
The current outbreak of chikungunya, coupled with the fact that flu and dengue fever are circulating the island makes this a scary and trying time for many parents, especially those with young children. Fever is one of the symptoms of Chikungunya, Dengue, and the Flu; so today on Healthline, we will be providing tips on managing this symptom in children.
Presenter: Lorraine Mendez
Producer: Lorraine Mendez
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