Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / Apr 21, 2010
Dr. Vinay Aggarwal, Internal Medicine Physician, cedars Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles says that the best way to avoid swine flu is to avoid going out if you have any symptoms of normal flu. Don’t go to public places, schools or markets. In order to prevent further contamination frequently wash your hands with soap or alcohol based sanitizers. Swine flu spreads by respiratory droplets. So avoid touching your nose, mouth or eyes with your hands. While coughing or sneezing cover your mouth as this can spread the infection. You can avoid swine flu by vaccination called H1N1 swine flu vaccine. Earlier it was believed that this vaccine cause neurological problems, but till now no such case has been reported.
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