Winter Is Here! Minimize Cold And Flu Germs At Home

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1. KEEP GERMS TO YOURSELF

The common cold can last for up to 10 days, with symptoms easing up over time.  But did you know you can harbor the virus for several days before feeling ill.  Should someone in your household come down with the lurgy, try and keep them away from the rest of the household as much as possible.  Keeping warm and dehydrated in bed is not only the best way to make your patient feel better, it also helps to keep sneezy germs contained in one part of the house.

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