Coughs and colds are very common during cold weather; children most likely get easily infected since these are usually caused by a viral infection. A common cold symptoms starts between one to three days and typically run its course in seven to ten days. If there are no other complications these infections normally clear away on their own.
According to medical studies, the common coughs and colds symptoms are contagious during the first three days. So when a kid goes to school and comes home having a runny nose, it means that the viral infection was passed on to him by a classmate or a schoolmate sneezing or coughing. Continue reading “Children Coughs and Colds, Home Remedies”