Question
Sun December 04, 2011 By:
 

can you protect yourself from diseases that are transmitted through air?

Expert Reply
Tue December 06, 2011
Yes, if we follow certain safety measures. Some of these include:
a) Avoiding overcrowded places of visit
b) Providing well-ventilated housing conditions that are not overcrowded
c) Wearing face mask while visiting patients or areas withmany cases of air borne diseases
d) Telling patients at home to cover their mouth and nose while sneezing or coughing etc.
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