Keep yourself and your family
healthy. Prevent the spread of diarrhea-causing viruses this winter⁶⁷.
Frequent handwashing is the best
way to prevent diarrhea. Work up a good lather with soap and wash for at least 20
Why? If you have in contact with
any virus, touching your mouth, nose or eyes before you get to wash your and
makes it easier for the virus to enter your body⁶⁷.
Watch out for any conditions that
may put at risk of getting the virus. For example, inappropriate handling of
food in a buffet⁶⁷.
Make sure that your hands are clean
before preparing food. If you are sick, stay out of the kitchen to avoid
spreading the virus to others⁶⁷.
Regularly clean commonly touched
surfaces such as doorknobs and counter tops to prevent the transmission of virus
from person to person⁶⁷.