Don’t Fear the Fever – By Ruben J. Rucoba, MD

Fever phobia is a common problem among parents. While on call, I am frequently phoned by frantic moms and dads who are worried about their children’s fevers. Although Salubrity focuses on prevention, I’d like to present the important facts about fever to try to prevent some parental anxiety. Our temperatures normally vary throughout the day. Our “normal” temperature of 98.6° Fahrenheit (or 37° [...]

Don’t Fear the Fever – By Ruben J. Rucoba, MD 2013-04-09T18:30:38+00:00