Last week, our very own Dr. Steve Sorsby spoke with in Seattle about dealing with co-workers who are sick and how to prevent spreading illness at work. Check out what advice he had:
What Would You Do If A Colleague Came To Work With The Flu?
By Angela King & Q13 FOX News Online
January 11, 2011
Does it drive you crazy when your colleagues come to work sick? They’re coughing and sneezing all over the place, forgetting to cover their mouths? What would you do in that situation? It’s not always easy to tell your fellow adults to “cover up”, but it might be worth thinking about, especially now.
The flu is starting to emerge on the east coast and in the south. It usually doesn’t peak here in the northwest until February. Doctors aren’t anticipating a severe flu season like the one we saw last winter. Since 2009, H1N1 has killed thousands of people, and sickened many more worldwide. (Read the rest )