Tag: Colds

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school July 30, 2018

Know when to keep kids home sick 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

sick day activities for kids January 25, 2018

6 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

help a childs cough January 17, 2018

Cough remedies for kids: 6 useful solutions for that persistent cough

So many things can cause a child's cough. Here's how to help soothe it.

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10 sick day sanity savers January 9, 2018

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

antibiotics and kids November 17, 2017

What parents need to know about antibiotics

Here's what to know before asking your pediatrician for an antibiotic.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

antibiotic resistance November 16, 2017

Antibiotic resistance and side effects: get the facts

Antibiotics are life-saving drugs but must be used correctly to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

how to stay healthy during the holidays November 8, 2017

Expert Q&A: Staying healthy during the holidays

We want to share time and gifts -- not germs. Here are some practical tips for staying healthy during holiday gatherings.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

sore throat remedies October 23, 2017

Expert Q&A: How to treat a sore throat

Sometimes, you can let a sore throat run its course, but here's when to get it checked out.

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Cold & Flu Ear, Nose & Throat

viral vs bacterial infections September 19, 2017

Understanding viral vs. bacterial infections

When your child's doctor says, 'it's probably viral,' here's what that means.

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