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Is there anything you can do to prevent catching germs from your children in school years?

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Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology 40 years experience
It's difficult: It's hard to prevent , especially when they sneeze and cough in your face. Good handwashing can help some, but wouldn't entirely prevent transmission.

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