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Irritable Child

Irritable Child

Children can become cranky, fussy or irritable for many reasons. Often it's because they're hungry or just tired. But sometimes irritability can be a sign of illness in children.

This health decision guide will help you figure out why your child may be irritable, what steps you can take to comfort him, and when you should contact your pediatrician for advice.

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When a young baby is irritable, it can be difficult to figure out what is wrong.

How old is your child?

My child is younger than three months.

My child is older than three months.

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