How to treat my 7 year olds bad cough and fever?

Normal means. Treat the symptoms: cough syrup, advil or tylenol (acetaminophen) are sufficient. If symptoms persist or increase, visit with an md.

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My 17 month old has a really bad cough and fever, not acting himself either. What could this be?

Cold or more serious. How long has your child been sick? Most colds include fever, runnynose, being grumpy and cough. Is your child grumpy or sleepy. Lethargy could be a more serious symptom and may warrant seeing your doctor sooner than later. And as far as the cough, is this causing difficulty in breathing, if so, your child should be seen by a doctor.
Could be viral. Usually it is a virus that causes cough and fever, but it can often be bacterial. If he does not improve with tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen, call your pediatrician or go to the nearest emergency room if your child had trouble breathing.

Sore throat, aches and pains in my body, bad cough and fever. What do you think I have? I feel horrible and really tired.

Likely flu. Your symptoms are most compatible with influenza infection, you may need to see a physician to confirm the diagnosis and see if you need to be treated by antivirals.