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My son (7 years old) is coughing a lot for a very long time now. Any alternative treatment you could recommend? Any food we should avoid?
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In brief: Question
We need a little more details here.
How long has he been coughing, does he have a fever, and is he having trouble breathing? What have you tried for the cough?

In brief: Question
We need a little more details here.
How long has he been coughing, does he have a fever, and is he having trouble breathing? What have you tried for the cough?
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine
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In brief: Allergies/asthma
The most likely culprits are allergy or asthma.
I recommend you take him in to his doctor to find the cause of the cough, as the treatment varies with the cause. If it is allergies, then there are a few herbs that can be helpful - bromelain, nettles, and quercetin are a few.

In brief: Allergies/asthma
The most likely culprits are allergy or asthma.
I recommend you take him in to his doctor to find the cause of the cough, as the treatment varies with the cause. If it is allergies, then there are a few herbs that can be helpful - bromelain, nettles, and quercetin are a few.
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Dr. Lonna Larsh
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