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Keep your children safe when treating a cold

The common cold rarely has serious complications and it most often goes away on its own after a week or two. Though taking medication won't shorten a cold, it can make your little ones feel more comfortable by reducing the symptoms.

Bayer issues voluntary recall for Alka-Seltzer Plus products

Bayer has issued a voluntary recall of its Alka-Seltzer Plus products because ingredients on the front sticker may not match the actual product in the carton, posing a health risk, a news release from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.