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How to keep your kids protected during the winter.

What is the best advice for keep your kids protected from colds during the winter?

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malexander2009

Asked by malexander2009 at 12:46 PM on May. 28, 2011 in Kids' Health

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Answers (22)
  • wash hands
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:50 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • Funny time to be asking that when summer is almost here. In the USA at least.
    Wear coats, hats, gloves, boots outside. and wash hands often.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 1:02 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • Wash hands, dress warmly when going out, use Germ-x in public places where they might put their hands (grocery carts etc), keep away from sick kids or people, keep your home clean/
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 1:06 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • Plenty of vitamin C and vitamin D ... will protect from colds and flu (my husband gets the flu every year and the rest of us do not , even though we are exposed to him ... he is the only one who does not supplement with vitamins in our household). Low levels of vitamin D in winter (due to lack of sunshine) is one of the main reasons for the flu. Also, keep their immune systems strong by increasing their probiotics and/or yogurt consumption, eliminating caffeine and all junk food. Yes, wash hands, but you don't have to be fanatical about it ... a strong immune system will protect you from germs you come into contact with.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:13 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • ger-mex, kleenex, and tons of lysol. and plenty of vitamins and hand washing!
    daerca574

    Answer by daerca574 at 1:18 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • hand washing and vitamins
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 5:55 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • wash hand frequently,don't overdo it on the hand sanitizer
    eustacejessica

    Answer by eustacejessica at 6:24 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • vitamin c
    eustacejessica

    Answer by eustacejessica at 6:24 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • Wash hands often, dress for the weather, as many fresh fruits and veggies as I can get into her...
    karischub

    Answer by karischub at 9:33 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • Lots of hand washing, hand sanitized. Dressing them properly for the weather, and giving the vitamins.
    KristinRox

    Answer by KristinRox at 11:34 PM on May. 28, 2011

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