Flu and cold season reminders

Flu and cold season reminders
Posted on 12/07/2022
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With flu season upon us and the number of cases in New York State rising, the New York State Education Department and Department of Health are recommending families take precautions to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses.

Recommended precautions include:
1. Staying up to date on vaccines, including Flu and COVID-19
2. Washing hands often with soap and hot water for at least 20 seconds.
3. Not coughing or sneezing into your hands; sneeze or cough into your elbow.
4. Staying home when sick or symptomatic.
5. Having the option to wear a well-fitting, high-quality mask when in public indoor spaces without discrimination.

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