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    Know the signs

    If your little isn’t feeling well, it can be hard working out what’s wrong and how to make them feel better.

    Here you can find handy guides to common childhood illnesses, helping you to identify the symptoms and the quickest, most effective treatment.

    Remember this information is just a guide. If you're worried about your child, get in touch with your GP.

Congestion

You’ll usually find that a baby’s blocked nose is often caused by an infection, but it could be a sign of an allergy. Know what to look out for.

More about congestion

Teething pain

When a new tooth is on the way it can be really uncomfortable for a child. Find out how you can ease their discomfort.

More about teething pain

Mumps

If your child is complaining of painful, swollen glands around their jaw, fever and difficulty swallowing, then they could have mumps.

More about mumps

Measles

Measles is increasingly rare in children nowadays, but you should know the symptoms – and how to treat them – just in case.

More about measles