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when your kid has a cold in the summer time do you put socks on them?

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Asked by sweethunnytee at 2:07 PM on Aug. 25, 2010 in Health

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  • Why? What will socks do for a cold? I don't

    Answer by mompam at 2:09 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Not if it's really hot, if their feet feel cool to the touch, then yes.

    Answer by momov4kids at 2:09 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • No I don't

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 2:09 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • no... socks won't make a cold go away any faster...

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 2:09 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Yes, if they are going to wear shoes that day and not sandals. I didnt think wearing socks had anything to do with a cold.

    Answer by smushy79 at 2:10 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • No.Never thought about it,lol. My son would wear socks wether he's sick or not becuse he usually wears his tennis shoes to play his sports. I only put socks on my daughter in the summer when she wheres her tennis shoes which isnt often, she usually wears sandals or flip flops in the summer.
    But I don't think sock wearing and illnesses going hand in hand go together.

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 2:11 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • No, I suppose if they were cold I would, but no, socks have no real bearing on how quickly your WBCs knock out those nasty cold germs ;)

    Answer by AshleyBDG at 2:12 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Um.. Yes if he is running around the house, and I have the AC on.

    Answer by Epaiz86 at 2:13 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • What do socks have to do with a virus?

    Answer by rkoloms at 2:47 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • no, staying warm during a cold really doesn't do anything, a cold is a virus.

    Answer by Mortiferouslatt at 6:37 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

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