Your kid has a cold or flu. Ugh. These tips should help smooth the bumpy (snotty! itchy! whiny!) cold-and-flu season road a bit. -- Asha

Colds and congestion

Hacks for a cough and sore throat

Fever

Throwing up

Staying hydrated

Medicine dosage and storage

Preventive medicine

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