"My baby has a cold": What to do
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Prevention is the best cure
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Prevention is the best cure


While it's true prevention is the best cure, it's not easy to prevent your baby from getting a cold. You can't even really prevent yourself from getting one! Lots of different viruses can trigger a cold, and they're easily passed between people.

There are a few things you can do though. You can wash your hands regularly and keep your little one out of contact with anyone showing signs of a cold.

Lisa also says that breastfeeding can help your baby ward off colds as it passes antibodies to your tot to help them fight off the infection.


Parenting Editor
2012/11/25
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