Children cough a lot, but when it occurs enough for you or your child's school to notice that it's different from the norm, it's time to think about why. Following on from his article on the common causes of persistent cough in kids, paediatric respiratory physician Dr Chinedu Nwokoro discusses the more complex causes.
Normally, a cough in your child isn't usually something to worry about, however, there are many different possible causes behind a chronic cough. One of our respiratory paediatricians Dr Chinedu Nwokoro has very kindly taken the time to explain what these just might be.
As a parent, it can be daunting to hear your little one wheezing or making different breathing noises. We've asked one of our top respiratory physicians Dr Chinedu Nwokoro for his specialist opinion on the possible causes of wheezing babies and when it's time to see a doctor.
If you suspect your child may have developed an allergy, there are a number of medical tests and methods available to correctly identify it. Dr Chinedu Nwokoro, a paediatrician based in Hatfield and Elstree, explains more.
Dr Chinedu Nwokoro, a consultant respiratory and general paediatrician, has put together this useful guide for parents to understand the various types of allergic reactions your child might experience and the symptoms to look out for.