Cold & Flu

sick-day February 15, 2017

10 sick day sanity savers

We never think about how to occupy a sick child at home until it's too late. But don't worry, these activities will keep you busy all day.

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Children Cold & Flu

seniors-winter-illnesses January 30, 2017

Seniors: Be especially careful with winter illnesses

Those germs can be especially threatening for seniors. Here's how to decrease risk for winter illnesses.

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Aging Well Caregivers Cold & Flu Prevention

sick day activities for kids December 28, 2016

Remedies to treat children’s cold and flu symptoms

There is no cure for colds, but we have some home remedies to reduce child's cold symptoms.

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Children Cold & Flu

November 28, 2016

Tips for keeping a newborn healthy during the holidays

Germs are rampant and so are the kisses. Here's how to keep your newborn protected during holiday visiting.

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Cold & Flu Infants & Toddlers Prevention

3 tips to help children cope with shots October 25, 2016

3 tips to help children cope with shots

Mother of five shares her tips for helping kids understand the need for shots -- and how to get past the fear.

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Children Cold & Flu

What to do about fevers July 13, 2016

Moderating the great fever debate

Running a fever is part of your body’s natural defense against infections. Fevers are typically a symptom that won't cause you harm, but they make you feel miserable. We have tips to help you feel better.

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Cold & Flu

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school February 3, 2016

Know when to keep your kids home from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

how to avoid getting sick January 20, 2016

6 simple ways to avoid the flu this winter

Yes, it's basic hygiene and it really does help. Use these tips to avoid illness for you and your family this flu season.

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Cold & Flu

can I cuddle with my pet when I am sick January 18, 2016

Don’t worry – it’s safe to cuddle with pets while home with a cold or flu

Pets won't catch or spread human viruses.

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Cold & Flu Prevention