Virus vs Bacteria

Virus vs Bacteria

We need to always differentiate between a virus and a bacteria that is causing the illness when you’re in clinic. If it’s a viral illness, typically symptoms are shorter lasting and classically the symptoms include fever, chills, sore throat, nasal congestion, runny nose, cough, and a lot of times you can have some body aches.…

Boys Town Pediatric GI: ImproveCareNow – Boys Town Pediatrics

“Riley, welcome back! How have you been feeling?” “I’ve been feeling good.” “Excellent!” About 1 million Americans have inflammatory bowel disease with as many as 100,000 being children. “What piece of advice do you have for somebody else who is just being diagnosed?” The disease can be especially tough for children to bear. Young patients,…