• Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched object and surfaces
  • Stay home when you are sick (except to get medical care)
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds

For the latest information on how to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, and updates on the response to COVID-19, please visit:

Centers for Disease Control

Illinois Department of Public Health

Lake County Health Department

Cook County Department of Public Health

McHenry County Health Department

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