When a Fever is Dangerous and When it’s Not

A fever itself is not an illness. It is actually a warning sign of an underlying illness that’s usually an infection. Find out more about it here. Elevated temperature, pyrexia, and hyperthermia — all these are terms for fever. It occurs when the temperature of the body is higher than usual, and is actually helpful for fighting off various kinds of illnesses. It is typically … [Read more...]

My First Favorite Thing: Saftety First 3-in-1 Thermometer

  I have to blog about this product because it’s been a lifesaver for my family. For the past four days, little K has been sick with a fever. The doctors think that it’s due to a virus. K first fell ill Tuesday evening. I came home from work and he was burning up. I tried to take his temperature with the thermometer that I had, but to no avail. My old thermometer is one where you have to … [Read more...]