How to Reduce a Fever without Medication - this gives a number of fever reducing ideas that don't require medication. One method is wet socks and apply them to ankles. Sounds weird but works wonders for a high fever in children.
Soak a paper towel or cloth in egg whites. Place the soaked cloth on the soles of the fevered person’s feet, and put socks on to keep the cloths in place. When the cloths become warm, soak more cloths in egg whites and repeat until the fever is reduced to a safe level.
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Baby or small child with very high fever? Soak white socks in apple cider or white vinegar & put on child's feet, wrap their feet in a towel. wait till socks have dried. Once has always done the trick!
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take a pair of socks, soak it in apple cider vinegar or white vinegar, but ACV is much preferable. Put it on the child's feet and wrap the feet in a towel. Wait till socks have dried, if fever is still high, repeat.