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4 Tips for Cold & Flu Season and Walmart Gift Card Giveaway! #ReliefIsHere

4 Tips for Cold & Flu Season and Walmart Gift Card Giveaway! #ReliefIsHere

As we head into cough, cold and flu season, we know how important it is to get relief from your most severe symptoms. We've put together a round up of tips to get you through all the runny noses and fevers that may come your way, and we're giving away a $100 Walmart gift card, so you can stock up on all the cold and flu season essentials!

4 Tips for Cold & Flu Season

1. Stock up early! It's not fun to go to the store when you're under the weather. Make a run to your local Walmart to pick up the essentials you want to have on hand just in case: hand sanitizer to prevent the spread of germs, lots of tissues (we like Puffs Plus Lotion for frequent nose blowing!), Vicks® DayQuil™ and NyQuil™ Severe to tackle your symptoms, and a few cans of your favorite chicken soup.

2. Take precautions to avoid illness. You can reduce your chances of getting sick by keeping up good habits like washing hands frequently with soap and warm water, staying hydrated, getting a good amount of rest, and eating healthy foods.

3. Get relief. Once a cough, cold or the flu sets in, start treating your symptoms. Vicks DayQuil and NyQuil Severe treat nasal and sinus congestion, headache, fever, and cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation. With maximum symptom-fighting ingredients, you can start feeling better. You can even power through your to-do list with Vicks DayQuil Severe, which is a nondrowsy formula.

4. Sleep! Vicks NyQuil Severe can help you get the rest you need to feel better.

To enter the giveaway for a chance to win a $100 Walmart gift card, comment below and tell us one thing that makes you feel better when you're sick.

Or, Tweet to enter by clicking here:

"I'm Tweeting to enter the @SheSpeaksUp  #ReliefIsHere Giveaway! Enter here: bit.ly/VicksDQNQ"

Good luck and stay healthy!

Giveaway open to U.S. residents only. Enter through 2/20. Winner will be chosen randomly by 2/24 and notified by email.

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  • takgirl14 By takgirl14
    01.09.15  

    Having someone take care of me (get me things, make me food, etc.) always makes me feel better

  • Mrschristelle By Mrschristelle
    01.09.15  

    Relax in some comfy pajamas & take it easy. I try to drink plenty of fluids whem im not feeling good!

  • JustMissAsh By JustMissAsh
    01.09.15  

    Sleep and soup and fruit punch Gatorade along with a medicine that actually works.

  • SandersJessicaL By SandersJessicaL
    01.09.15  

    Are you kidding all I need is nyquil!!!! And maybe my couch!!

  • Britnev By Britnev
    01.10.15  

    Chicken noodle soup. I swear by this when I have the flu or any type of bad cold. Not only does it taste good and easy to digest when you don't feel like eating but there is something in the chicken broth that is a natural antibody to help fight the flu bug.

  • cocoabella By cocoabella
    01.10.15  

    camping out on the sofa snuggled under a warm blanket, getting plenty of fluids. I always take Zicam cold remedy at the start of my cold, to reduce the duration of my cold. I take Dayquil for daytime and at night I take Nyquil to reduce symptoms so that I can sleep.

  • kuchick By kuchick
    01.10.15  

    as a stay at home mom of four if I can find someone to watch the kids for a few hours so I can sleep I usually feel so much better!

  • Palmbeacher By Palmbeacher
    01.10.15  

    Vicks Vaposteam in my vaporizer

  • turkoise By turkoise
    01.10.15  

    Staying home in bed with a cup of tea and reading a book.

  • kathrynest1 By kathrynest1
    01.10.15  

    staying home in bed curled up with my pup watching netflix.

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