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10 Ways Not to Catch Your Kid's Cold

        Health | Cold & Flu

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Sanitize your child's toys and common areas

Little kids who are sick with colds still manage to play with their toys. It's a good idea to draw a bleach bath and soak plastic toys to disinfect them. Also, spray down counters, railings, table tops and other surface areas with disinfectant several times a day. And keep hand sanitizer around and use frequently.


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