Like it or not your child, and your family, will be exposed to all kinds of lovely germs and viruses when your child heads off to preschool. For the most part this is good. This is how immune systems are built. That said, no one wants to be sick more than necessary and no one wants to bring home any serious illness - so what can you do?
Well, it seems like preschool has only just begun and your child comes home with a cold or worse. No matter how much hand washing is done at home or at school, you can be sure that your preschooler with pick up a runny nose, sneeze, or cough before long.