Your Mom May Have Been Right About VapoRub!

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Vicks VapoRub, often called a mother's best friend for when children can't sleep due to cold and congestion, has been shown to actually be beneficial. In a single-night study, Pennsylvania researchers found that vapor rub improved both parent and child sleep and reduced symptoms significantly more than in the placebo groups.

PositiveTip: When you or your child have a cough and congestion, try vapor rub at night.