We are down with Herpangina.

Barely a month into pre-school and our poor kiddo caught Herpangina.  The school was newly established, no prior cases of Hand, Foot, Mouth or any others in relation. Charley was also the only one who caught it. Many first-time parents like myself may have heard of HFMD, but Herpangina? That’s a first for me. We’ve all gotta learn somewhere right? Refer to table here. Herpangina contains the same virus as HFM. Only that the symptoms are somehow different. A big […]

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There’s a virus going around here.

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Mid of last week (or earlier), everyone came down with the FFC – Flu, Fever and Cough. It all started with the Papa, then the baby caught it…and she passed it to me. Caring for a baby is a pretty uphill task. Caring for a baby that falls sick? Make that a ‘up-mountain’ task! So, my clingy sticker baby became super glue the moment she felt unwell. Constantly wanted to be carried all the time and refusing to play on […]

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