You are here:

Pediatrics/Frequent colds


Respected sir,

I have 2 kids who are 3.5 years and 2 yrs old.they get the frequent cold when ever the water changes or the climate is not good.How can i prevent my child from cold? Is there any vaccine against this.Because of the cold my son has got the mid ear infection now.

Kindly requesing you to suggest me something so that my children doesn't get the cold.

Thank you


How can i prevent my child from cold?
== by regular hand hygiene, handwashing, spitting manners and avoiding contact with  kids with similar issues.

Is there any vaccine against this.
=== no vaccine, but good diet will keep you healthier. there is preventive therapy which can be planned after charting symptoms on breathing diary. You may download breathing diary from a link at

Because of the cold my son has got the mid ear infection now.
=== often this is seen in adenoiditis.treatment of adenoiditis cures these issues. read about this at

Kindly requesing you to suggest me something so that my children doesn't get the cold.
=== please chart the symptoms for a month on the diary so i can guess its pattern to help you in treating.


All Answers

Answers by Expert:

Ask Experts


Dr Kondekar Santosh Venketraman Pediatrician MD, DNB, Mumbai India, Online Pediatrician


also click here for what to ask a doctor?. download Question answer android app on child health from . Free advice also on topics like asthma epilepsy tuberculosis in children. I am a proud father and a qualified pediatrician with an expertise and interest in counseling parents regarding different aspects of health and disease making them understand children, their health and disease and the doctors.Download android app to ask free questions from Read my reviews/ratings at REVIEWS I do treat and counsel all classes and specialties, I have a special expertise and interest in queries regarding feeding of infants and; the common cold & related illnesses including asthma. I as a friendly doctor, try to help you understand the children, the disease, the treatment and the doctor! At the end, dont forget to add prestige points and nominations for me, as that is the only incentive for me to continue with free service. Affiliated to Seth G S Medical college and KEM Hospital Mumbai India (1992 till 2010). Now at Topiwala National Medical College, BYL Nair hospital Mumbai. *Online Pediatrician * KEY WORDS: ASTHMA EPILEPSY REPEATED RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS TUBERCULOSIS INFANT FEEDING HEART DISEASES ADHD AUTISM ADD SECOND OPINIONS PAID ANSWERS


I was a pediatrician at Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital Mumbai India, since 1999 till 2010. Currently as a pediatrician and as a associate professor at Topiwala National Medical College, BYL Nair hospital Mumbai. Pioneered as Online Indian Pediatrician for free advice SINCE 2002. Now also at Shushrusha Hospital Dadar,Mumbai INDIA daily 7 to 9 PM. Child Specialist dr Kondekar

Promote Your Page Too

Visit for more details of organisation.(since 1992 till 2010)

Publications best is to do a google search for "Dr S kondekar"

I am MD DNB in pediatrics and a fellow of College of Physicians and surgeons of Mumbai, and fellow of foundation for advancement of medical education and research GSMC. Currently also as a consultant in child health specialist pediatrician in Mumbai India at Shushrusha Hospital Walk in clinic Daily 7 to 9 pm Dadar West.

Awards and Honors
do visit my BlogSite

Past/Present Clients
A lot number of simple people and medicos who consult Dr SK daily for their problems. Around 4000 plus client on this site alone.

©2017 All rights reserved.