Fever is the most frequent reason for which parents resort in panic, either to the first aid, or to their personal physician. It is not a disease, but it is a symptom of some disease, a useful defense tool for the body, which by fighting it we are simultaneously dealing with the disease itself.
Dr. Adamos Chatzipanagis, Pediatrician at Makarios Hospital, of the State Health Services Organization (OKYpY), answers the questions of parents regarding children's fever, and dispels age-old myths that prevail around the subject.
What temperature is normal and what temperature is a fever? When should we seriously worry about our child's health? The answers to the OKYpY informational video about childhood fever.