How Parents Try to Prevent Colds in Their Kids (image) Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan Share Print E-Mail Caption Many parents still believe "folklore strategies" or use vitamins or supplements for cold prevention that are not scientifically supported. Credit C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health at the University of Michigan. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.