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have u heard of putting vapo rub on ur feet?

i saw this somewhere and wondered if anyone else has heard of it or tried it, if so did it work for you, i heard its supposed to kill a cough

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SHADYZGIRL1983

Asked by SHADYZGIRL1983 at 1:15 AM on Nov. 29, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • worked for me. No idea how though.
    rosiepie

    Answer by rosiepie at 1:18 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • i've never heard of this but if your hurting bad enough in your chest i'd give any thing a try....
    kim168

    Answer by kim168 at 1:22 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • Yep my mom and grandmothers did this to me as a child and it always seemed to work!!
    scaredmommy08

    Answer by scaredmommy08 at 1:25 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • My mom recently tried this and said it did help.
    Mishelly728

    Answer by Mishelly728 at 1:28 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • It does work, My gramma always put it on my feet then thick wool socks and the congestion was always broken up the next morning.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:30 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • i wonder if its really on your feet that it works, or if its cause you are inhaleing it anyways...hmmm
    SHADYZGIRL1983

    Answer by SHADYZGIRL1983 at 1:30 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • I did it when I was prego and had virul bronchitus and it worked. Oh that sucked soo bad.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:39 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • Actually Vaporub on your feet kills the fungus that causes athletes foot! Trust me I know.
    Gigi1969

    Answer by Gigi1969 at 1:39 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • my mommy used it on us growing up.. and it worked! :D so i use it on my son now! :D and it still works.. so yeah. they say bcuz you get sick through your head and feet so you put vaporub on your feet and then socks! :D
    MommaBear1129

    Answer by MommaBear1129 at 1:43 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

  • I just heard of this myself about 2 days ago. My son has been coughing so I'm trying it out on him tonight. We shall see in the morning.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:02 AM on Nov. 29, 2008

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