Tips and Tools: Preventing flu

The flu is a viral disease that for some is a minor illness, but for many, can develop into a more serious illness sometimes resulting in death. Like a cold, the flu is easily spread through close contact. To prevent the flu

  • Avoid close contact with other people who have flu
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Clean bathroom and kitchen countertops frequently, especially when someone living in the house has the flu
  • Stay healthy with proper exercise, rest, and nutrition
  • Get an annual flu vaccine

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