Question: My son suffering from cough..can i give banana ????
Answer: Hi dear, Viral infections such as cold and cough is a common thing,as their immune system is still.in developing stage.its better to start with home remedies and also avoid any over the counter medicines.following are the few home remedies you could use it for your baby now: 1-breastfeed often.it has natural antibodies that could help your baby to develop immunity and fight the viral infections 2- ajwain and garlic pouch.dry roast two cloves of garlic with a teaspoon of ajwain.cool it down and put it in a muslin cloth and make a pouch.keep this pouch next to baby cot.the fumes would help clearing congestion and nasal blockage. 3-warm mustard oil and rub some under feet and chest.this helps in clearing phlegm in chest. Avoid giving banana or any citrus fruits till baby recovers from cold.you can give papaya though.