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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prakash Bhoopalam
43 years experience Pediatrics
Hand wash & vaccines: Teach your child to wash hands. Scrubbing hands for 20 seconds or as long as it takes to sing “happy birthday” twice. Make sure you disinfect surface ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
To many to list: With only 400 characters to use i can not list all the germs that can be harmful to kids. Some are opportunists, can exist on your skin surface & not ... Read More
Dr. Shalini Sethi
21 years experience Pediatrics
Bacteria . Viruses : Bacteria viruses and fungi cause diseases in kids
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
You cannot!: Germs are a part of life, and exposure to them helps boost the immune system to prevent future and severe illnesses. That being said, frequent handwa ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Abel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Part of life: No one wants their children to be sick, but it is a natural part of life. Especially in kindergarten aged children germs can spread quite easily. Ho ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Diet and exercise: Just like cars. We need the right fuel (nutrition), a good spark plug (vitamins and minerals supplied by god-made food) and oxygen (that's why we brea ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
All kids & adults !!: Everyone at all ages has a coexistence with germs. People acquire a germ profile on their skin and in their upper airways & intestines within hour ... Read More
A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
48 years experience Pediatrics
You are correct: Older siblings can bring home germs which will affect your one year old and the older kids may have antibody to the virus and not be sick. Make sure ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I would advise a flu vaccination unless otherwise indicated. The brief exposure to a viral illness is not likely to cause an illness
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
40 years experience Dermatology
It's difficult: It's hard to prevent , especially when they sneeze and cough in your face. Good handwashing can help some, but wouldn't entirely prevent transmission.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
CHILD CARE: Having a child care facility demands that your place is always clean. If one child is sick, others get contaminated easily due to close contact while ... Read More

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