Prevent the Spread of Disease at Home
The Monongalia County Health Department wants to remind area residents that in a severe influenza pandemic many people will become sick and unable to go to work or to public gatherings. Many may have to stay home to care for sick family members. It is important for everyone to know what to do about pandemic flu. Following are some measures you can take to prevent the spread of disease at home and help protect you and your family from getting sick.
Isolate the ill person WITHIN your home.