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When you or someone you care for gets sick, it's important to know if a fever has set in—and if so, how high. Running a temperature for more than three days, for example, is a sign that it's time to talk to your doctor, and temperatures above 104° F can cause seizures in young children. That’s why having a good thermometer that provides accurate readings is key.