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August 6, 2012

Basic precautions can prevent germ-fest when school begins

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If your child comes down with a case of the flu, make sure a caregiver is around at all times. That can mean asking a relative or friend to keep watch for a day while you are at work. You can also investigate whether your workplace has a work-at-home program so you can nurse your children without falling behind or taking your own sick days at work. If no program has been instituted, Dr. Ohl says to check with your human resources department to request one.

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