Fever Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/19/2003
Children Have Higher Risk of Dehydration

Diarrhea, fever are frequently to blame

6/27/2003
Nitric Oxide Governs Fever

Plays a surprising and complicated role in inflammation and infection, study finds

6/19/2003
Study Faults WHO Guidelines on SARS

Says doctors should watch for earlier symptoms

4/29/2003
Fever Takes a Bath

How to bring down a child's temperature

4/9/2003
Thermometer Readings

Mercury thermometers are more reliable than high-tech types

1/8/2003
Fevered Signs

Do you know what to do if your child is ill?

11/27/2002
Fever Relief

How to soothe a sick child

8/22/2002
Ear Thermometers Not So Hot

If accuracy is needed, rectal thermometers are still the best for kids, study says

2/1/2002
Fever After Bypass Bad for Brain

Study finds high temperatures linked to cognitive decline later

1/22/2002
Doctors Ignore Infection Risk for Uncircumcised Babies

Survey finds them less likely to run urine test on fevered infant

9/24/2001
Dengue Fever Reported in Hawaii

Mosquito-borne illness a problem on Pacific islands

8/21/2001
Temperatures Rising

Tips for dealing with a sick kid

7/9/2001
Febrile Seizures Linked to Better Memory

Study says 'excitable' brain may be the key

6/4/2001
Rising Fever Phobia Can Be Dangerous

Parents overreact to kids' fevers, study says