How that the weather is cooling down and the kids are back to school, one thing is almost inevitable: People will be getting sick. Every year, once Kyle goes back to school, we ALL end up getting sick. Without fail. I suppose it's the exposure to all those extra germs all day long. With two babies in the house, getting sick is no fun at all. They're miserable, and so are Mom and Dad!
But with all the various bugs that tend to be passed along during the fall and winter, there are things we as parents can do to help ensure that catching a cold or even worse, the flu, is a lot less likely for our families. These involve simple lifestyle changes and very little effort! A lot of these things can even be taught to the youngest of children. Here are some of the things I like to do to minimize our chances of getting the flu and those pesky colds that come with the seasonal change:
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