Using techniques to help your child
control symptoms of
croup can help prevent the need to see a doctor at a
clinic or emergency room. These techniques focus on keeping your child's airway
open to make breathing easier.
- Keep calm and soothe your child. Anxiety and
panic can make symptoms worse.
- Recognize that symptoms often sound
and appear worse than they really are.
- Use moisture.
How can you help manage your child's croup episode?