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    Default Keep getting sick

    Does anyone have any tips to stop getting sick?

    About every 2 weeks we get struck down with whatever virus is going around. I keep a clean house and we eat
    veg and fruit everyday. I just don't know what to do. Is this just part and parcel of having kids or are we just germ attractors?

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    I don't really have any tips, but since having kids I have never been sicker in my life. We go through good and bad periods, but there has been months on end when I've had one thing after another. Pre kids I would get sick maybe once a year. I think it's just part and parcel of having kids (particularly having them in daycare too - it all started for us when Ds1 started at 14mo ).

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    We have found that taking a probiotic helps. Plus having hand sanitiser around the house!

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    Echinacea always helps me. As drops or in a pill combined with garlic zinc & vitamin c. That and washing hands.

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    When my son started cc we all started getting sick too.. never used to get colds or flu..thanks cc.

    We take zinc with vitamin c chewable tablets and ds takes a multivitamin. Think it reduces the severity of the cold.

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    Probiotics, good hand washing habits and trying not to get too run down/tired (tricky with little kids!). Unfortunately kids tend to be little incubators of disease and it's just part of parenthood.

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