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Heavy cough

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The picture shows results for three topics: difficulty calming down with a score of 78 (Slightly High), tantrums or metldowns with a score of 40 (Typical) and crying with a score of 8 (Low)

Other symptoms or behaviors to look for with Heavy cough

When parents mention Heavy cough they also mention these other symptoms:

SymptomFrequencyNumber of mentions
WheezingOften6 mentions
FeverOften5 mentions
Runny noseOften4 mentions
Chest painOften2 mentions
Fatigue, tiredness, or lethargyOften2 mentions
Shortness of breath or trouble breathingOften2 mentions
SneezingOften2 mentions
VomitingOften2 mentions
ChokingSometimes1 mention
CongestionSometimes1 mention

Characteristics of Heavy cough

How common is Heavy cough?

Across kids of all ages represented on Sleuth, 23.12% of parents surveyed by Sleuth say their kids have Heavy cough.

Percentage of kids with Heavy cough by year of age

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This is based on a survey of 506 children on Sleuth. The plot shows the percentage of parents who rated their child’s Heavy cough “Moderate”, “Severe”, or “Very Severe” among kids in different age groups.

Frequency

OutcomePercent of ChildrenTotal Mentions
Continuously

0%

2 mentions
Hourly

0%

0 mentions
Daily

2%

10 mentions
Weekly

4%

23 mentions
Monthly

7%

39 mentions
Annually

18%

96 mentions
A Few / Several Times

13%

71 mentions
Once

4%

22 mentions
Never

51%

272 mentions

Severity

SeverityPercent of ChildrenTotal Mentions
Very Severe

2%

8 mentions
Severe

4%

19 mentions
Moderate

18%

90 mentions
Mild

22%

109 mentions
Not at All

55%

280 mentions

Discussion of Heavy cough

What was your approach to Heavy cough? What were the results?

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