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A 37-year-old female asked:

My baby of 15months struggles to breathe at night because her nose is congested. before she sleeps we notice that she will be sweating and it sounds like she is snoring?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Nasal saline: Nasal saline drops, elevating the head of the bed with a foam wedge placed under the mattress and cool air mist may help to reduce upper airway congestion. Babies have to breathe through their noses and keeping passages clear with gentle suction and nasal saline is an important part of hr management. Her sweating may indicate difficulty breathing .
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Last updated Jan 12, 2021

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