Colds suck. - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-02-2007, 02:34 AM - Thread Starter
 
dantesmama's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 2,095
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
DS and I have both had THE worst cold for 4 days now, going on 5. Take the sore throat, coughing, sneezing, not breathing through my nose, raw nostrils, and sinus headaches and pile that on top of the pregnancy-related constant nausea, exhaustion, vertigo, and round ligament pain (coughing and sneezing, OUCH) and THEN factor in taking care of an equally sick and miserable 15mo . . . I'm feeling very sorry for myself. Can't wait until this is over.

A, wife to R and mom to 3 boys: D~ 10/05, J~ 8/07, and B~ 12/09 and welcoming a new little one in May 2015
dantesmama is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-02-2007, 03:04 AM
 
QueenOfThePride's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: the frigid north
Posts: 4,530
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Welcome to the club! I'm on like day 11 of that.

Hot soup and hot tea helps with the congestion. Cold, wet cloth on the face helps soothe sinus pain.

Tis the season, for hot apple cider!
QueenOfThePride is offline  
Old 01-02-2007, 03:08 AM
 
mamaverdi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Texas
Posts: 12,572
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Not in your DDC : but there are some wonderful healing and symptom/pain relieving remedies in Aviva Jill Romm's The Natural Pregnancy Book.
mamaverdi is offline  
Old 01-02-2007, 03:11 AM
 
alegna's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 42,826
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
We're right there with you. Sigh.

-Angela
alegna is offline  
Old 01-02-2007, 09:08 PM
 
kettunainen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 323
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I'm so very much hoping to avoid this, but I've been fighting a sore throat every evening for the past 3-4 nights. ugh. i just don't want it to get any worse!

Feel better soon, mamas!
kettunainen is offline  
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

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 On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off