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20Antibiotics Are Not A Cure-All

While it’s understandable that moms want their kiddos to feel better ASAP, sometimes antibiotics are not the appropriate course of action unless the doctor is 100% sure that a bacterial infection is at the root cause of your child’s illness.

Parents writes that it makes your pediatrician’s eyes twitch the minute you walk into their office and start demanding that they give your child antibiotics just because they came down with the common cold.

Sure, it’s annoying to let your child’s immune system fight off a virus, but better than accidentally

contributing to the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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