1. Wash hands often for 20 seconds and encourage other to do the same.

2. If no soap and water is available, use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.

3. Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue then throw the tissue away.

4. Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.

5. Disinfect surfaces, buttons, handles, knobs and other places touched often.

6. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.