Common childhood illnesses within the first few years

As an experienced parent, you may have already encountered your fair share of fevers, coughs, rashes and the like. Or perhaps you’re a new parent, and you weren’t warned of the many common childhood illnesses that can come along with the new gig. As much as we try to protect our children and keep the germs at bay, odds are your child will experience a contagious illness within the first few years of life. Here are a few to look out for:

For the full list of those common childhood illnesses, read this post at the CHOG blog.

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