Cold and flu season is here!
Thorough hand washing is your best defense. Now is the time to review good hand washing practices with your children, and if your diligence has slipped, it is time to recommit. Please take a moment to review the information below from the Centers for Disease Prevention, Washington State Department of Health, and the King County Health Department for preventing the spread of colds, flu, and other diseases.
Stop Germs, Stop Flu! poster available in multiple languages:
Preventing illness in your home: http://www.cdc.gov/ounceofprevention/docs/oop_poster_eng.pdf
Cold or flu? http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/preparedness/pandemicflu/ColdsFlu.aspx