Hugs For The Germs

I will fully admit that I carry hand sanitizer and wipes everywhere.

I think it’s understandable that, as parents, we want to keep our kids safe but are we doing them a disservice by shunning germs?

I recently read a great article from Parenting Magazine titled “Why We Should Love Germs.”

The article states, “Supporting the right bacteria can have a huge health payoff for kids including: fewer ear infections, tummy aches, food allergies and more."

Read more from the article here.

About the Author...
Gina Melton
Catch Gina with her friend Steve Lundy mornings on Kat 103.

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KAT 103 Radio Personality and Mother of Four

Gina Melton was born in Evansville, Indiana but calls Omaha her home after living there for 22 years.

Gina is co-host of the Kat Morning Show.  She is also the Webmaster for Kat 103 and Community Coordinator for Clear Channel Radio-Omaha.

Gina and her Husband Mike have four boys ranging in age from 4-20 years old.