Visit FamilyCorner.com for tons of seasonal ideas!
quick link - go to our home page quick link - kid's crafts, family fun, printables, etc quick link - sign up for our free newsletter quick link - holiday crafts, recipes and ideas quick link - gardening, organizing, saving money, decorating and more quick link - our FunBook is filled with lots of quick ideas, tips and crafts quick link - join our bustling community of friendly members


Go Back   FamilyCorner.com Forums >

Health & Fitness Want to eat right? Going on a diet? Looking for the right exercise equipment? You'll find it all here, even Weight Loss Journals for those who want them!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #11 (permalink)  
Old 03-03-2007, 06:54 PM
barbszy's Avatar
Nine Year Member
FamilyCorner Postaholic
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Southern NJ, near Philadelphia
Posts: 18,716
I heard the same about restrooms, Ellen--also that the FIRST one is the LEAST used one!!

A segment on the news a couple of weeks ago brought up an interesting point--use your OWN PEN! Don't use the "community" pen at a bank, supermarket, etc. A lot of germs land on pens.
__________________
Barb's blog and Barb's Fridge
The New Parents Guide
DealLocker where I am known as "Coupon Countess"
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old 03-03-2007, 06:58 PM
Lisa-b's Avatar
Four Year Member
FamilyCorner Groupie
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 299
when you go shopping bring wipes to clean the carts they are full of germs
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old 03-04-2007, 06:55 AM
ellenmelon's Avatar
Nine Year Member
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 10,509
our grocery store provides them now! I guess I could start using them, huh!
__________________
Ellen in PA

"God has not given us a spirit of fear; but of love, power, and a sound mind."
Reply With Quote
  #14 (permalink)  
Old 03-04-2007, 06:54 PM
KariRyan's Avatar
Four Year Member
FamilyCorner Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 56
Take Airborne.
It really works to prevent colds!

Also, carry a small bottle of hand sanitizer in your purse and use it frequently.

Avoid putting your hands in your face.....

And, if you use a public phone or office phone, have a disinfectant wipe handy before putting it to your ear.. a recent study showed telephone handsets carried the most germs due to women's makeup residue being left on there (ick!)...

Happy Cold Fighting!
__________________
Kari
Jer. 29:11a
"For I know the plans I have for you.."
Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What's a natural remendy to relieve colds in a toddler ? CAGmomof2 Kids - Viruses, Colds, Flus, etc 25 12-02-2016 12:03 AM
What Did You Do Frugal Today?? Shawn What Did You Do Frugal Today 8540 11-21-2004 01:56 PM
Avoiding late fees kimmyo Debt Management 10 05-18-2002 05:29 PM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 03:45 AM.


Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.

POPULAR AREAS OF FAMILYCORNER.COM

Our Family FunBook is packed full of ideas from parents just like you!

Our members say that they have never found a friendlier message board community than ours!

Our kid's craft section is filled with easy ideas for creative little minds.

We have tons of free printable coloring pages to keep your little ones happy.

We offer a wide variety of free newsletters delivered right to your inbox.

Our Household Hints & Tips have a wealth of information on cleaning, organizing, and more!
Go to the funbook Go to forums Go to kid's crafts Go to printables Go to newsletters Go to Hints & Tips

Home || Newsletters || Advertising || Terms of Use || Privacy || Services || Submissions || Contact Us || Media Opportunities || Link To Us || Shop || Feedback || Staff || e-Cards || Reminder Service



FamilyCorner.com® is sponsored in part by...




Visit our friends --> MomsMenu | Main Street Mom | She Knows | Baby University | Personal Fitness Zone | iChef.com

Copyright Notice | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use/Disclaimer