World Health Organizations has prepared three videos in order to educate the general public on the spread of viruses in the cold season and the precautions one needs to take to prevent the spread of the virus. The video advises people if in a public area to sneeze and cough while covering their mouth and noses. And if one uses tissues, to throw the tissue into a recycling bin and frequently wash their hands.
In order to prevent catching a cold and to strengthen your immune system, it is advisable to take vaccination against influenza this winter. Moreover, If and when you experience cold or flu it is advisable not to take Antibiotics since they don’t work on viruses such as influenza. Instead, take a day off and stay home while taking lots of fluids.