Centra Care docs have been getting a lot of questions lately about fevers. Do they mean something bad? When do you see a doctor? What’s the magic number?
Fever is a part of the body’s defense against infection. Anything over 100.4 degrees is generally considered fever.
Almost any infection can cause a fever, but that doesn’t usually mean you or your child has a serious problem. If the fever is mild and you have no other ...Continue Reading →