Tag: Handwashing

Just Wash! Wash Your Hands to Prevent the Spread of Infection

Just Wash! Wash Your Hands to Prevent the Spread of Infection

>>Parents, help make a difference. Decrease the spread of infections by washing your hands before entering and exiting a room. Thank you.>>Hey, you gotta wash your hands. Gonna show you how this is done. Come on. ♪♪>>Help reduce the spread of infection. Please wash your hands before entering and leaving

Hand Hygiene // How to Help Prevent Infection While You Are in the Hospital

Hand Hygiene // How to Help Prevent Infection While You Are in the Hospital

In this video you will learn how to help prevent infection while you are in the hospital. This includes how hand hygiene helps keep you safe, when to clean your hands and how to clean your hands while in the hospital. Hand hygiene is simple and vital to prevent infection.

For crying out loud, get your flu shot! The flu is contagious and can cause mild to severe illness.

For crying out loud, get your flu shot! The flu is contagious and can cause mild to severe illness.

Oh for crying out loud, would you get a flu shot! I ask you nicely. I call to remind you. But still, you haven’t gotten the flu shot. Please listen to me. The flu shot doesn’t give you the flu. It protects you and it stops you from spreading the

Do your part to stop the spread of flu at colleges and universities

Do your part to stop the spread of flu at colleges and universities

[ Music ] A college campus can be a very cool place; lots of interesting people and fun activities. But unfortunately, it’s also a place where germs can spread quicker than good gossip. In addition to getting vaccinated, you can help fight the spread of flu by consistently and correctly

What is Norovirus and How Can you Fight it?

What is Norovirus and How Can you Fight it?

Have you ever heard of norovirus? You’ve probably gotten sick from it before. Some people call norovirus the stomach bug. The virus infects your stomach or intestines. It causes stomach cramps, diarrhea, or vomiting. Millions of people get sick with norovirus every year and thousands end up in the hospital.

Warning Signs: Seasonal Flu

Warning Signs: Seasonal Flu

Dr. Bresee, how will we know when we have the flu? Well, the symptoms of seasonal flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headaches, chills, and fatigue. Some people may also have vomiting or diarrhea, especially in children. Of course, some people get seriously ill,