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  1. Hello Dear,

    Thank you for writing to us at MediMetry.
    At this age children usually start going to group setting like daycare or play way school. Due to which they get exposed to various viral infections. So they develop frequent cough or cold and fever leading to frequent doctor visits. To prevent or minimize, following measure should be tried
    1. Keep child well hydrated. Encourage then to take plenty of liquids
    2. Food and sleep should be adequate.
    3. Lots of fresh fruit and vegetable in their food menu
    4. Routine vitamin D supplementation
    5. Administering Zinc supplements during viral illness also helps in rapid recovery

    Hope this answers your query. Feel free to write back with follow-up questions.

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