Tag: Sick

Week 22 of 52: Strep Throat

Week 22 of 52: Strep Throat
I picked up A from school earlier because she complained of an ear ache.  I took her to the pediatrician assuming she had an ear infection, but it was strep throat.  She already seems to be feeling better, but still has nine more days of antibiotics. D is recovering from a cold and I’m hoping... Read more »

Week 50 of 52: Sick and Tired

Week 50 of 52: Sick and Tired
The germs finally hit our house.  D came down with a sore throat Sunday night and by Monday was full on sick.  We went to the doctor assuming it was strep, but instead was told it is a virus and could last anywhere from 3-6 days.  Fingers crossed it ends soon and nobody else in... Read more »

Week 42 of 52: In a Rush

Week 42 of 52: In a Rush
A was awake in the middle of the night with a hacking cough, but miraculously this morning she seemed okay.  We called the pediatrician first thing and debated if she was or wasn’t staying home today. D was generally tired after a fun and busy weekend. We were running late and barely had time to... Read more »
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Week 13 of 52: Strep Throat and Thumb Sucking

Week 13 of 52: Strep Throat and Thumb Sucking
D grumbled of a sore throat and itchy ear this morning and usually when he complains of this it is strep.  Luckily I got an early appointment at the pediatrician, so we dropped off A at school and headed over there.  After waiting too long, they confirmed it was indeed strep throat and now D... Read more »