Download the Healthier Together App from the App Store or Google Play.
To make your child more comfortable, you may want to give them paracetamol (calpol) and/or ibuprofen. Read the instructions on the bottle.
Babies may not feed as well as normal – try smaller feeds but more frequently.
Babies are often more unsettled when they have a cough/cold, especially at night. You could try saline drops for comfort.
If your child has any of the following:
You need urgent help go to the nearest Hospital Emergency (A&E) Department or phone 999
You need to contact a doctor or nurse today. Please ring your GP surgery or call NHS 111 - dial 111
If none of the features in the red or amber boxes above are present.
Self Care - You can look after your child at home
This guidance is written by healthcare professionals from across Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight.