The common cold waits for no man, woman, child, or baby. Anyone can get the germs and bacteria that lead to a cold. However, the common cold can go away on its own, even with children. It may be unpleasant for a while, but a cold does not necessarily mean a doctor's visit. Check out the symptoms below to know what does and what does not constitute a doctor's visit for your child or baby. If you can recognize the symptoms quickly, you can help them fight the cold easier and quicker.