2 doctors weighed in:

I had a cold and gave it to my mom Who gave it back to me and to my dad. We keep getting each other sick. What can i do to avoid this?We live together

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Clean hands

clean hands, clean counter tops, clean not shared utensils.
Try not to come in too close contact with each other, cover your mouths, when you cough or sneeze.

In brief: Clean hands

clean hands, clean counter tops, clean not shared utensils.
Try not to come in too close contact with each other, cover your mouths, when you cough or sneeze.
Dr. Martin Fried
Dr. Martin Fried
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
39 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors