Coughing and Sneezing Etiquette

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By Maureen Robb on January 14, 2016

It’s that time of year when too many of us are coughing and sneezing. And unfortunately, some of us don’t practice proper “coughing and sneezing etiquette,” unknowingly spreading our germs to others through the air. Can how you cough or sneeze help keep others from also getting sick? It can. Take a look at the infographic below from the CDC to see how you can help stop the spread of germs to others.

CDC infographic showing proper coughing technique to prevent the spread of germs

Additional Resources

CDC: Tips to protect yourself from the common cold.