There is no cure for the common cold or flu but here are some tried and true remedies you can turn to when the winter sniffles strike.
"What can't be cured must be endured" is Grandma's maxim for all manner of ills. It's cold comfort but there is a raft of home-made remedies to help you and your children endure when you get sick. These are intended as a guide only. Please consult your doctor or ring Healthline 0800 611 116 if you have any concerns about your child's health.
Colds and flu
Vomiting and diarrhoea