GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
How Can COVID-19 Infection be Prevented?
Wash your hands often with soap and warm water
for at least 20 seconds - use an alcohol-based hand
sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then
throw the tissue in the trash.
Stay home if you’re sick.
Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
Get a flu shot!
A flu shot won’t protect against
COVID-19, but if you do get the flu, your symptoms
will be less severe, easing the burden on health care
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