Swine flu prevention

As the name suggests, swine flu prevention is the term used to describe methods to avoid contracting swine flu. There are quite a few ways to avoid getting infected, they are as follows:
1. Stay home if you are sick, to avoid transmitting the disease to others.
2. Take appropriate medication for a cough and cold.
3. Get tested for swine flu if you live in an endemic region or have returned from one.
4. Avoid contact with other people, and stay in a confined area, till the illness passes.


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