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Flu Illness Prevention Information


Tips for Preventing the Spread of Flu

More information can be found on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website


  • Avoid close contact with others who are sick or are beginning to display symptoms

  • Stay home if you feel sick and see a doctor as soon as possible

  • Fever of 100.4 must remain home and stay home for at least 24 hours without the use of fever reducing medication

  • Cover your mouth and nose with tissues when coughing or sneezing

  • Wash your hands thoroughly and frequently with soap to kill and avoid spreading germs

  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth as germs and bacteria can enter this way and cause illness.

  • Get your flu vaccine

  • Please notify your campus nurse if your student has been diagnosed by a physician with the flu.