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Stopping the Spread of Germs

Illnesses like the flu (influenza) and colds are caused by viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. The flu and colds usually spread from person to person when an infected person coughs or sneezes. You can stop the spread of germs by: – cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough. Then, clean your hands, and do so everytime you cough or sneeze. – clean your hands with soap and warm water […]