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a steam shower can help
drinking more water can help
a nebulizer is steamed medications to breath into the lungs.
salt doesn't help with nebulizers.
she may have asthma causing cough
she may need a real nebulizer or albuterol to help open up her airways to help her breath
she can get prescribed this and tested for asthma by her doctors
steroids can cause throat fungal infections and other side effects. her lungs may be irritated by something in school
you can have an ENT doctor look down her throat
but if she is able to eat and swallow normally, there is most likely nothing there.
do you have bad anxiety symptoms?
she is able to eat ok and play and go to school normally, correct?
I think your anxiety symptoms are magnifying your child's symptoms
your child is most likely fine
and you need to stop worrying so much
it sounds like you are worried about her cystic fibrosis.
it sounds like you will continue to worry until you see a doctor who can look down her throat
it is most likely her cystic fibrosis which is causing her cough and her noises.
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CF patients can produce a lot of mucus in their lungs from CF which can make breathing difficult.
deoxyribonuclease or Pulmozyme can help patients who have CF
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