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How can I help someone with a fever?

My older brother has a 100* fever, and he has a horrible headache. We're home alone, but my mom is coming home soon... but we don't know when. He's lying in the dark with a fan, cold washcloth, a glass of water, and a cup of ice. I already gave him some Advil and Emergen-C, and he has a bell in case he needs me. He has a bucket lined with a plastic bag in case he vomits (which I do NOT want to happen). I don't think he needs a doctor, but he's afraid it's more than a fever.Is there anything I can do to help him?

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You can try putting a cold wet wash cloth on his head and depending on his age some advil for the headache. hope I helped.

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Thanks. I gave him some Advil and I just gave him a washcloth.
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try to call your parents and 911 ..

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Why would you call 911 for a fever??????
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http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003090.htm
I am not a doctor or qualified to give medical advice.
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It's not really an EMS, unless he gets above 105*.
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well I maybe more then a fever so call 911.
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We're going to wait and see to make sure it's okay before we take drastic measures.
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Go make some hot soup for them.

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Thanks, but wouldn't that just raise his body temperature? His bed is BURNING when he gets up.
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Cool rag on his fore head. if that don't work try a cool bath. Tylenol works great if you have any. If the fever doesn't go away I'd call your parents

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Thanks!
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You're welcome
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Put a cold towel on his for head and wait till the fever breaks

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Sounds like a migrane. Has he had one before? if it is a migrane he's doing all the right things. You'll just have to let it take its course if it is a migrane. Best of luck!

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How would I know if it's a migraine as opposed to a normal headache/fever? His entire body is pretty much on fire.
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Has he ever had a migrane before? Best way to find out os go to the doctor after he's feeling better. The symptoms just sounded like a migrane. I wiah I and ir brother the best
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A migraine doesn't result in a temperature. He's going to a doctor now.
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Thanks, by the way!
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It sounds like you are doing a great job of caring for him. He may have the flu. A temperature of 100 degrees is not really very high. Wait for mom.

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Thank you. He has almost a 103* fever. He's now going to the doctor.
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