Prevent the Seasonal Flu

Stop the Spread of Influenza:
When an infected person coughs, sneezes, or touches surfaces used by others influenza virus can be spread. Take a few simple, yet effective steps to prevent sickness:

  • Wash your hands often.
  • Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer gel or wipes.
  • Cough or sneeze into your sleeve or cover your mouth and nose with a tissue and wash your hands immediately.
  • Don’t touch your eyes, nose or mouth to prevent the spread of germs.
  • Stay home when you are sick or have flu symptoms.
  • Clean commonly touched surfaces when someone is ill.

Watch these programs about healthy habits!
Keep Hands Clean

Cover Your Cough

The Bernards Township Health Department is a Contractual Health Agency serving: Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough,
Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, Peapack and Gladstone Borough.