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What things would you recommend to avoid catching something bad when in the ER waiting room?

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Dr. SG Erman
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: All that, plus......

Keep your hands away from your face.
That way, even if you touch something, you won't transmit it to your eyes, nose, mouth. Use sanitizer gels frequently when out in the public. And most important get your flu shot.

In brief: All that, plus......

Keep your hands away from your face.
That way, even if you touch something, you won't transmit it to your eyes, nose, mouth. Use sanitizer gels frequently when out in the public. And most important get your flu shot.
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: See below

Washing hands well.
Not sitting next to the person who is sneezing & coughing. People who are having problems with coughing during flu season are usually asked to don a mask while in the waiting room - which should help some.

In brief: See below

Washing hands well.
Not sitting next to the person who is sneezing & coughing. People who are having problems with coughing during flu season are usually asked to don a mask while in the waiting room - which should help some.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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