For parents, it is often not easy to take the temperatures of babies and smaller children. The modern infrared technology of Veroval® thermometers enables precise recordings of body temperature within seconds and in a gentle way.
Fever is a common response to infection in the body. It can help fight infection. The term refers to an elevated temperature of the body that is substantially beyond the normal range.
The presence of a fever is usually related to stimulation of the body's immune response. Fever can support the function of the immune system against infectious agents such as viruses and bacteria, and can make it difficult for temperature-sensitive viruses and bacteria to reproduce.
- Increased body temperature
- Muscle and joint aches
- Chills, shaking and shivering
- Flushed skin and warm forehead
- Increased heart rate
- Loss of appetite
- Dizziness and general weakness
(Not all of the symptoms occur or appear at the same time)