Common Reasons for Diarrhea in Children and Infants
Acute Diarrhea in Children
Children can have acute and chronic forms of diarrhea caused by
How to Act When Children Have Diarrhea
Diarrhea is especially dangerous in newborns and infants, leading to dehydration in just a day or two, after which a child can die. The main treatment for diarrhea in children is rehydration to replace lost fluid quickly.
When You Should Be Concerned
If there is no improvement in your childrens stools after 24-48 hours or if any of the following symptoms appear: