Harvard Health Tips

How to avoid spreading germs

There are many steps you can take to try to avoid spreading germs to the people around you. Always cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough. Cough or sneeze into the crook of your arm, not your hands. Throw away used tissues immediately. Wash your hands often, especially after you sneeze, cough, or touch your eyes, nose, or mouth. …

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In