These tips can help you learn what to watch out for to prevent the spread of germs at work.
Illnesses such as the flu (influenza) and colds are caused by viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. The flu or cold usually spreads from person to person when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
As a best practice for overall health in cold and influenza season, the CDC recommends that individuals receive the influenza vaccination and engage in everyday, preventative measures to prevent the spread of germs and avoid illness, such as:
Learn how to prevent illness at work with tips from the Center for Disease Control.