When my son with fragile health gets sick, I freak out

My day has come to screeching halt because Gavin has spiked a rather substantial fever.  I’m not gonna lie, I’m sort of in somewhat of a panic.  He says he’s fine and whatnot but that doesn’t really mean much because his expressive language is very poor and he never seems to know when he’s not feeling well. 

Gavin will say he’s got a headache or something like that but he’s not a reliable source of information about himself. 

He’s very congested, coughing and has already had to use his emergency inhaler.  All that aside, what really concerns me is that it came on so suddenly and he’s running a fever of 102.4°F.… Read More