Monday Health Minute | Published October 12, 2020

Flu prevention

  • The best way to prevent seasonal flu is through vaccination.
  • In addition, avoid close contact with those who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick to prevent others from becoming ill.
  • Wash your hands often to protect from germs. If soap and water are unavailable, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently at home and work to prevent germs.

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