When to seek emergency help

You should seek emergency help for your child if:

  • You do not feel safe caring for your child at home
  • Your child continues to vomit
  • Your child is apathetic or incoherent
  • Your child’s breathing is heavy and fast
  • Your child has severe stomach pain
  • Your child’s blood glucose is high in conjunction with a positive ketone test that is not responding to sick day management.