• Flu Prevention & Treatment

    Get vaccinated. Vaccination is the best protection against contracting the flu. You need two vaccines to be fully protected this year. The seasonal flu vaccine is different from the H1N1 (Swine) flu vaccine. The CDC is encouraging people to get both vaccinations. Get the seasonal vaccination as soon as possible and get the H1N1 (Swine) flu vaccination as soon as it is available in early fall.

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  • 12/2/2011

    Getting Real With Cleaning

    Effective, safe and cost efficient cleaning isn’t as easy as most people assume. Even within the professional community, many cleaning myths exist that perpetuate misconceptions about proper methods and procedures. Below I’ve outlined a few cleaning myths I hear most often. The more cleaning professionals know, and the better trained they are, the less likely they are to be swayed by misinformation, resulting in facilities being cleaner and more beautiful for employee and guests’ enjoyment.

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  • 2/5/2012

    Preventing a Norovirus Outbreak

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  • 2/6/2013

    Dealing With Norovirus: A Q&A With Jeff Anderson, PhD.

    Institutional settings, such as long-term care, healthcare, restaurants, schools, hotels and cruise ships, are the most common types of facilities associated with outbreaks. Given their nature, institutional settings simply have more opportunities for the virus to enter the facility on infected individuals, food and water, which can then be transmitted to high numbers of individuals via food, contaminated surfaces, contaminated water and through person-to-person interaction.

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