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Teach Little Kids To Cough Into Their ‘Cough Pocket’

Teach Little Kids To Cough Into Their ‘Cough Pocket’

With the coronavirus making its way into our communities, we’ve stocked up on disinfectant and hand sanitizer (if we could find it), we’ve finally learned how to properly wash our hands after a lifetime of inadequate lathering, and now we’ve got to get our kids to stop coughing all over…

How To Harness The Placebo Effect When You Have A Cold

How To Harness The Placebo Effect When You Have A Cold

A cold being a viral infection, there’s not much you can do to make it go away. That means most of the remedies people swear by—think vitamin C, essential oils, elderberry syrup—are only making you feel better, not literally fighting your cold. But since feeling better is kind of the…

Use Lollies To Teach Your Kid How To Swallow Pills

Use Lollies To Teach Your Kid How To Swallow Pills

Most children’s medicines are available in chewable or liquid form, but there will come a time when your kid has to swallow a pill. And that can be a weird, scary thing. Here’s a tip from paediatricians that will lessen the struggle: Practice with lollies.