These everyday preventative actions can help protect you and others from the spread of germs that cause the flu:
Get a flu vaccine.
- Avoid close contact with sick people
- If you are sick or feeling flu-like symptoms stay home until your fever is gone
- Always cover your nose and mouth when you cough or sneeze
- Wash your hands often and avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
Clean and disinfect surfaces and objects often during high flu season
Wear a Tutem mask when in public to help prevent the spread of germs