Coughing or sneezing into your sleeve—the "Dracula cough"—helps to prevent the spread of germs. Follow this lead to prevent the flu or from spreading a cold.
Flu season is right around the corner. Now is the best time to get your flu shot. The vaccine prevents the spread of the influenza virus and may save you—or a family member—from being hospitalized with flu complications. Don't delay. Get your flu shot today!
Remember when Mom asked if you washed your hands before dinner? She was smart to do so. Handwashing, especially during cold and flu season, is effective in preventing the spread of germs and infections from MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) bacteria. So take a tip from your Mom and frequently wash your hands.