Information, Action & Safety Tips.
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Information & Education
The CDC has issued information on tips to keep you and your family protected during this outbreak:
Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue or the crick of the elbow.
Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces with household cleaning spray or wipe.
Vaccines: Myths & Misconceptions
"Vaccines don't work"
According to the World Health Organization, vaccines currently prevent 2-3 million deaths every year from diseases like diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, influenza and measles.
"Vaccines are dangerous"
Vaccines are put through extensive testing before they become available to the public. After receiving FDA approval, they are continuously monitored to ensure safety.