How To Protect Yourself From The Flu
To prevent the spread of the flu virus, health officials recommended the following precautions:
— Cover your cough and sneezes with a tissue.
— If you do not have a tissue, cough into your elbow.
— Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
— Wash your hands often and thoroughly with soap and warm water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
— Stay home when you are sick.
— Stay home until you have been symptom-free for 24 hours.