Understanding Croup

Croup is an illness that aggravates your infant’s upper airways and causes inflammation. As the airway underneath his vocal cords turns narrow, your child will find it difficult to breathe. His breathing will be noisy with rattling, and he’ll have a cough that sounds a lot like a high-pitched seal or dog bark. His voice will also sound raspy and dry and harsh, especially when he cries. Croup tends to…

March 28, 2018