Cold and Flu Season Precautions in Alaska
Lavern Davidhizar, DO
Nobody likes getting colds or the flu—which is why taking preventative measures to avoid getting sick is well worth the time and effort. Trying not to infect others is also a smart precaution, because passing the flu or a cold to family or coworkers is like throwing a boomerang. There’s a good chance a virus will come back to you in the end.
How can you avoid getting ill with colds and the flu this season? We’ve compiled a list of suggestions to help you minimize virus exposure and risk, for yourself and others.