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Hand washing Prevents the Spread of Illness

(Date Posted 12/6/2017)

Yes, the power is in your hands to prevent the Flu!

True Flu Prevention:

  1. Do Not Touch the T Zone
  2. Handwash regularly
  3. Don’t hesitate to vaccinate

Imagine how great it would be if you or your family were never sick again from a respiratory

infection! What diseases are these you ask?

For Example Flu, flu-like illness, adenovirus, RSV, Common cold, conjunctivitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, bronchitis, bronchiolitis, pneumonia, Coxsackie virus, Streptococcus, Pneumococcus, TB

and more.


The T Zone is the only portal of entry into the human body for ALL respiratory infections!


Practicing the 4 Principles of Hand Awareness behaviors will ensure you "stay well". Imagine never

Thank you for helping to "Spread the word not the germs"!

The 4 Principles of Hand Awareness:

  1. WASH your hands when they are dirty

and BEFORE eating.

  1. DO NOT cough into your hands.
  2. DO NOT sneeze into your hands.
  3. Above all, DO NOT put your fingers into your

eyes, nose, or mouth.

The 4 Principles of Hand Awareness have been

endorsed by the AMA and AAFP.

​​The Shelton School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Linda Arnold, Director of Human Resources. 360-426-1687. 700 S. 1st Street; Shelton, WA 98584. Complaint procedure can be found on this website under Board Policy #3210 (students) and #5010 (employees).