Is Your Office Ready For Cold and Flu Season?

 

Did you know that over 150 million working days are lost to American businesses through cold and flu, costing the American economy $20 billion per year? The most vulnerable environments are, of course, home, school and the workplace. The larger the workplace, the greater chance an employee has of coming in contact with a cold or flu virus. Fear not, Innovative is here to protect your workplace and prepare you for cold and flu season!

Checklist

  • Frequently wash hands with soap and warm water
  • Keep hand sanitizer handy
  • Get at least 8 hours of sleep
  • Drink plenty of fluids, ideally water
  • Use a tissue when you cough or sneeze
  • Exercise!
  • Stay home when sick

With the average American getting a cold 2.5 times per year, there is really no escaping it.  By taking advantage of the tips mentioned above and combining them with the famous family soup recipe, or over-the-counter meds, you’ll be sure to rid the cold and flu in no time!

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