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what do u do when u have a cold?

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Monkie263

Asked by Monkie263 at 5:32 PM on Sep. 22, 2010 in Health

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  • Take meds and vitamin c and hope it passes quickly as we all know Mom's don't have time to be sick. I actually try ti take my vitamins and vitamin c daily so I can fight off before it attacks :) Emergen C is good too, I put it in a cup of hot water, makes it more tolerable.
    luvmy4kidsinAL

    Answer by luvmy4kidsinAL at 5:34 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • I take a dose of nyquil, hot tea with honey, and then go sleep and sweat it out.
    neecie1986

    Answer by neecie1986 at 5:34 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • I am almost being done sick and I hurt my back all at the same time. Of course, I did not rest who has time. I couldn't even bend down OMG it still hurts.
    sta517

    Answer by sta517 at 5:36 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Sleep it off, that's the best way for me, I have my dh, or my mom watch my dd and just sleep as much as possible
    Liz132

    Answer by Liz132 at 5:39 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Suffer through it. I'm not big on taking medications, but if it does get bad enough I'll take Suedefed.
    Drinking hot soups or hot drinks helps a great deal. Also sucking on hard candies for dry throats.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 5:39 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • rest &chicken soup!
    Blackstone06

    Answer by Blackstone06 at 5:46 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Rest & drink tea with honey and lemon
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 6:41 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Haven't had a cold in over a year :) Switched my vitamins to Vitality last August and we have been illness free for over a year :)
    Dew1

    Answer by Dew1 at 9:11 AM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • drink sprite/water, used to be on what i call a nyquil-dayquil diet ;) luckily haven't been sick since I have had my baby and am breastfeeding so, i may end up using something else.....
    HuntersMom25

    Answer by HuntersMom25 at 8:11 AM on Sep. 24, 2010

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