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How To Treat A Fever In Adults | How To Get Rid Of A Fever In Children | Bring Down A Fever In Baby

November 9, 2019

Let’s talk…..fevers! That’s good for the intro so, fevers actually help our bodies beat infections and they do this by stimulating our immune system and also making it more difficult for the bacteria and viruses to survive in the heat normal body temperature is 37C but it does vary a little and a fever is generally anything above 38C and that’s it a high temperature can be quite worrying but most children and adults recover within a few days with no problems but before we move to treatments here are some red flags that you need to be aware you must seek urgent medical advice if your baby is under 3 months with a temperature of
38C or higher or your baby is 3-6 months and has a temperature of 39C or higher please make sure to read the description below or click on the link and it has all the other red flags to be aware of, now let’s move on to tips and medications tip 1 tepid sponging is no longer recommended and this was the only sponge that I could find so it’ll have to make do this is because blood vessels constrict when the water touches the skin so what happens is less heat is able
to escape so it’s kept in deeper parts of the body tip 2 fluids, try and drink about 2 litres a day which is about 8 to 10 glasses to prevent dehydration get plenty of rest make sure you’re not covered up too much so basically don’t wear what I’m wearing right now and make sure the room temperature isn’t too high tip 4 try to eat nutritious foods your body’s using a lot of calories to beat the infection so give it the energy it needs, now let’s move on to medication okay so for children consider giving them children’s paracetamol or children’s ibuprofen only if they’re distressed and these shouldn’t been given together unless you’re advised by a healthcare professional always check the age and weight restrictions for any medicines that you give and also ask your pharmacist for an oral syringe so it’s easier to administer medicine to a child adults however can take, paracetamol or ibuprofen either together or separately to help a fever remember though ibuprofen should not be given to anyone whose asthma attacks have been triggered by it or by any medicines in the same family if you do want to try any of these medicines always run it by your pharmacist, nurse practitioner or doctor first and always read the information leaflet and that’s it for this week’s video I think this is really useful information for everyone to know so please help spread the word by liking, sharing and tagging friends who’ll find this information useful hey guys thanks for watching this week’s video make sure to click that like, follow or subscribe button now to stay up to date with new weekly videos can you hear this creaky floorboard…… awww it’s killing me “where did you get the red flag?” I made the red flag, good quality isn’t it

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  • Reply ETP Iy January 22, 2018 at 9:35 am

    First to comment yay! thanks for the advice Abraham

  • Reply OfficerRFriendly January 13, 2019 at 12:10 pm

    Tone down the background music jfc.

  • Reply momma Rhonda January 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    You're funny!

  • Reply Swastham Foods January 20, 2019 at 6:29 am

    Try out this simple treatment which brings down the temperature in just ten minutes 🙂

  • Reply big potato January 20, 2019 at 7:46 am

    hey good day abraham, ive been sick for 5 days and i think it is because of my allergy due to weather changes and i cough twice every 10 secs
    ive been taking medications for everything
    and im still sick
    have any advises?

  • Reply Jon Alush January 20, 2019 at 10:01 pm


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  • Reply LowbreDZ January 25, 2019 at 6:08 am

    what if my temperature is 37.1 or 37.3 is it considered fever?

  • Reply Dave White January 29, 2019 at 12:55 pm

    I was always told under 102.0F water water water water is the fastest

  • Reply Danielle January 30, 2019 at 3:28 am

    Im at 37.0 and my grandparents keep saying that I shouldn't join the field trip tomorrow ;-;

  • Reply Noob Break YT January 31, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    It's so useful! I can get rid off fever for 2 days THIS IS A FEVER MIRACLE!

  • Reply shardarakchha bandhan thakuri February 3, 2019 at 10:39 am

    I have very high fever but I think after using these tricks I will be totally fine

  • Reply Sam Uchiha February 3, 2019 at 10:18 pm

    It's shit when u have a fever and u live alone

  • Reply Ethan Washoe February 6, 2019 at 2:41 pm

    It would be nice if he told us the temperature in Fahrenheit for us Americans

  • Reply Taher Ajnawala February 6, 2019 at 4:22 pm

    I'm 24 years old. My temperature wasn't going down after eating paracetamol, so i had to use a wet cloth over my forehead. It felt way better after sometime. Is this technique really that bad?

  • Reply Kumar Vinod February 6, 2019 at 10:48 pm


  • Reply Brooklyn H February 9, 2019 at 11:20 pm

    I just started my fever and my birthday is tomorrow. :(idk what to do

  • Reply PeaceLoveAndRico February 16, 2019 at 2:18 am

    Light exercise and lots of rest. Cured… aka "climb the hills and bring me a blue flower to make you a tea that will help you sleep." You'll be so tired when you find the flower, you'll sleep like a rock and your body will kick into repair mode. Lol

  • Reply clowns rainbows February 16, 2019 at 2:22 am

    Mine is 101.3

  • Reply narco bxrbie February 24, 2019 at 8:03 am

    If you have Athsma what would you use ibuprofen or paracetamol

  • Reply Vanessa Berrios February 24, 2019 at 8:13 am

    I'm on Las Vegas and I have a fever 😭😭😭😭😭😭

  • Reply Rachit gupta February 25, 2019 at 2:19 pm

    Doc b itne handsome aur hot hote h😘

  • Reply HamZy March 24, 2019 at 12:25 am

    Will koolfever help to reduce the fever?

  • Reply Ugly Spider March 26, 2019 at 9:30 pm

    When I had the flu and had a fever I felt like I was floating is that normal?

  • Reply Nathalie Vicente March 27, 2019 at 12:16 pm

    I’m American… #fuckthemetric 😂😭

  • Reply the wiz April 1, 2019 at 8:47 pm

    By the time this video is done I’ll be dead

  • Reply I Am A Bot April 3, 2019 at 11:11 am

    Well after watching this my fever went away.. Like seriously. ._.
    Does my fever goes worse the more I get worried about it?
    Sorry for my bad English grammar.
    I've subbed and liked the video btw 🙂

  • Reply Mellaniy Swansong April 4, 2019 at 9:37 am

    I have never had a fever. Ever. I've had German measles, been septic twice, had my gallbladder sludging, strep throat many times, kidney infections, UTI's, and never have had a fever. It's hard to get doctors take me seriously when I come for an issue and they check my temp. For example yesterday I ended up going in to the ER with very typical strep throat symptoms but no fever. My temp was 97.7. So they wouldn't test me. They did a nasal swab for influenza ( which came back negative). Now I feel the infection is every where and my body is screaming at me to help it. Have you heard of any others whom don't fever? I would love to have a fever. I could fight things off much faster. And have doctors take me seriously.

  • Reply Asdercol April 9, 2019 at 7:21 pm

    How bad is 43° Celsius fever?

  • Reply Microsoft Word April 10, 2019 at 11:48 pm

    I'm dying rn I'm 12 yrs old It feel horrible imma try this

  • Reply Prince KROWN April 13, 2019 at 6:59 pm

    Love the content Abraham, keep it up!

  • Reply Gail Becker April 14, 2019 at 2:47 am

    That is Celcius, not Fahrenheit! You are going to kill someone! 37 °C is 98 °F and 38 °C is 100.4 °F!

    (37°C × 9/5) + 32 = 98.6°F
    (38°C × 9/5) + 32 = 100.4°F

  • Reply im boutta end this mans whole career April 14, 2019 at 12:30 pm

    I drink water? If I drink water I will throw up I can only drink lemonade what disease is this I cannot eat or drink i can only drink lemonade

  • Reply GDXdominator Geo April 18, 2019 at 3:27 pm

    Im here because i dont wanna take my medicine 😂

  • Reply NotCris Pesongco April 19, 2019 at 3:52 am

    How To Get Rid Of Children

  • Reply jordyn waldo May 3, 2019 at 2:13 am

    Just yesterday I had a sore throat and I watched your sore throat treatment video. But now, it’s a fever 🙁

  • Reply Ugly Boi May 3, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    Bro I have a fever. I hope this helps.

  • Reply Itachi's Wifeuuu May 5, 2019 at 7:22 am

    I have a fever so i'm watching this

  • Reply Arianna May 5, 2019 at 4:24 pm

    Mine was 104 degrees Fahrenheit yesterday, and has gone down to 100 degrees. How good is taking Nyquil and Dayquil? That’s the only medications I’ve been having

  • Reply Anil Monger May 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Don’t wear big jackets, wear tshirt and drink milk 🥛 more water, put wet towel on your head, armpit and feet. For 15-20 minuets & u will see the results.

  • Reply Bella GK. May 10, 2019 at 1:23 pm


  • Reply FilmGaming YT May 11, 2019 at 5:46 am

    I Have a Fever so im watching this

  • Reply Techie La May 11, 2019 at 2:12 pm

    Awesome Sir.

  • Reply ChrisGHD May 13, 2019 at 1:22 am

    This really helped 😁

  • Reply Vanessa Foreman May 13, 2019 at 11:23 pm

    I’m really cold but really hot at the same time

  • Reply Denny Cervantes May 24, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Thank you for helping me know because I have the fever

  • Reply Qudsia Noor May 29, 2019 at 1:08 pm

    Thnx man

  • Reply Reese Davis May 29, 2019 at 8:57 pm

    i need to treat my fever overnight because it is exam week and i do not want to miss school and make it up in the summer

  • Reply Orlando May 31, 2019 at 12:10 am

    I went for a run in the hot sun and came back home took a shower with cold water, I think I screwed up as soon I turned that cold water on haha

  • Reply Joshi May 31, 2019 at 11:43 pm

    I've been having bad fevers for 4 days

  • Reply Zerax June 1, 2019 at 3:03 am

    Have a fever now and have a national exam on Monday… hope I can recover by then :"(

  • Reply Clashie Plays!! June 3, 2019 at 3:15 pm

    Eid is in two days and I am in a fever.I followed these tips from today morning,and it has decreased a bit

  • Reply Sujan Ojha June 4, 2019 at 2:01 pm


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  • Reply 100% Highlights June 9, 2019 at 1:35 am

    I have a fever right now too. Thanks for the tips! 👍🏻

  • Reply undertaker 45 June 13, 2019 at 2:14 am

    #1 tip jump in a pool and cool your body lol

  • Reply Zeb persson June 13, 2019 at 4:15 am

    Right now i have 39c

  • Reply FridayGamers June 17, 2019 at 9:09 am

    Im Watching This While Having A Fever(I Think I Have A Fever Right Now Xd!.)

  • Reply Handwriting and Detailed Edits June 19, 2019 at 1:46 pm

    Thank you Abraham. Me and my father are having a flu. With this OUR flu can be treated easily and quickly.

  • Reply Kurdish soldier June 20, 2019 at 9:47 am

    Thank you from iraq erbil

  • Reply The Aviation Channel June 24, 2019 at 10:21 pm

    He's basically the standby YouTuber when doctor mike is unavailable

  • Reply Rose Qyartz July 9, 2019 at 9:18 pm

    Currently having a fever all I got is a sore throat and headache…Anyone have any self treatment tips if you cannot take medication?

  • Reply Israt Jahan July 11, 2019 at 1:21 pm

    I have got fever and headache and cough but nothing coming out but I could feel cough in my chest. Difficulty while breathing in the chest.soar throth. Red like little pimple but not pimple besides of my nose. I have taken peracitamol. But not working. 1 month ago I have got fever but I didn't felt same. It's rainy that I got influenza? What should I take?

  • Reply Nextus July 12, 2019 at 9:48 am

    I have a sore throat and a fever right now, I hope this helps!

  • Reply Dancemillyrose July 13, 2019 at 12:12 pm

    I turned 16 a month ago and I had to get a new vaccine yesterday and know I have a fever

  • Reply shantyjose July 17, 2019 at 7:03 am

    good thank you

  • Reply Deep Ak July 18, 2019 at 11:20 am


  • Reply Mrs Tinkerbell July 22, 2019 at 9:16 am

    Usually I'll drink plenty of water wrapped myself in blanket until I sweat it all out. Keep drinking water everytime I wake up(I always keep 1L water bottle nearby) to replace the missing body fluid. But I decided to watch this cuz I wanna know the right way to treat my husband(newly wed n expecting) cuz he got fever. Thank you for the info and with baby coming our way, the info for kids with fever really helped a lot.

  • Reply Gurpreet Kaur July 27, 2019 at 9:36 am

    I have fever and im out of station without mom and dad. Im feeling really very miserable

  • Reply Bhai Duyu July 29, 2019 at 9:07 am

    Hit like if you are suffering from very high fever but no one is there to go to pharmacy to purchase parasothomal for you😭😭😭😭😭😭

  • Reply Zsombor Gál July 31, 2019 at 1:54 am

    Thank you very much sir!

  • Reply daisy white July 31, 2019 at 11:52 pm

    i have an exam soon 🤒😞😭😭😭

  • Reply Hemanta SharmaOfficial August 4, 2019 at 10:43 am

    Hey commenter..
    Get well soon😊

  • Reply N Gopi August 20, 2019 at 2:10 am

    It is very bad

  • Reply Roman Reigns Forever August 21, 2019 at 12:33 pm

    Im currently suffering from 104°F fever

  • Reply Jasmine Kadir August 26, 2019 at 12:11 pm

    Thank You For The Amazing Advise 💛

  • Reply aka Brxdley September 1, 2019 at 1:47 pm

    i have a fever, and i had the fever for 3 days what should i do?

  • Reply Anika Acharya September 5, 2019 at 3:17 pm

    Oh god .. I have a fever and I have finals coming up .. A quick question , does vitamin C help a cold ??

  • Reply American pie September 11, 2019 at 5:25 pm

    I feel shivery and sick and I haven't pooped in 3 days HELP

  • Reply FoxForever90 September 14, 2019 at 12:23 am

    I've had this fever for 9 days in a row. Nothing doing, taking medication. On day 5 doctor told me to wait another week. Man, this is hell. It's almost always higher than 102° F.

  • Reply Calvin The Gamer September 19, 2019 at 7:12 am

    Thanks for the tips! Really appreciate, I liked, subscribed, and turn on the bell! I am sure I won't have fever anymore!

  • Reply Siti Zafira September 23, 2019 at 3:23 am

    I have a fever and now watching this. Thank you Abraham! I'm gonna eat some fruits and drink a lot of water.

  • Reply Allan Abubakir September 24, 2019 at 2:35 am

    Why go to the doctor when you can YouTube 😷

  • Reply talia fun September 27, 2019 at 5:12 pm

    I can now stop my fever

  • Reply Nova Surge Gaming October 11, 2019 at 10:09 am

    You should have given that in F for you're American audience not just Celsius.

  • Reply Jmdvou October 18, 2019 at 10:25 pm

    Ty so much

  • Reply Kamran King October 23, 2019 at 8:58 am


  • Reply Ali Bukhari October 25, 2019 at 3:25 pm

    I am going to try paracetamol and brufen.. i hope it'll work

  • Reply LiftOrGTFO October 25, 2019 at 3:58 pm

    I have a fever and I called in sick to work. Currently home alone and weak AF. just had a mug of coffee and a whole sleeve of Oreos.

  • Reply Flamingo High Records Flamingo October 26, 2019 at 3:08 pm

    Thank you

  • Reply Andrew October 27, 2019 at 4:17 am

    1:38 a). What if im freezing
    b). when i put on a warm jacket i am too hot?

  • Reply Katelyn Lewis October 29, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    I just got a bad fever and I have two tests tomorrow:-;

  • Reply DeadAss dude October 30, 2019 at 11:41 am

    Thank you, I subscribed

  • Reply Poonam Shukla Pandey October 31, 2019 at 11:44 am

    It's baad

  • Reply Hayyan Ali November 2, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    I have fever from 20 days can you help me?

  • Reply xxluna_cakexx luv gacha November 3, 2019 at 9:42 pm

    Im dieing of fever!!! Help me

  • Reply Hala Ismail November 4, 2019 at 6:33 am

    MY fever now is 39

  • Reply Dr. Tumbali November 4, 2019 at 8:44 am

    Thank you Abraham! I’m having a fever right now and you look like filthy frank! 😀

  • Reply nanibaka 12 November 4, 2019 at 9:32 am

    i got 39.8 today😭😭😭

  • Reply Naba Fatima November 7, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    @AbrahamThePharmacist I have fever right now..thanks fr your advice 😊

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