We have designed this Web site to help you, your family and your community prepare for flu season. I hope you will take the time to read through this information, share it with others and take action. You can make a difference and help keep Oregonians safe and healthy.
To protect your health, your family and community, we suggest a few simple things:
- Wash your hands;
- Cover your cough with something other than your hand;
- Stay home if you are sick;
- Stay healthy by quitting smoking if you are a smoker, eating a healthy diet and staying physically active;
- Get the seasonal flu vaccine
Mel Kohn MD, MPH, Director, Oregon Public Health Division
For more information
For more information, including where to find a flu vaccine clinic, use our Web site, www.flu.oregon.gov, or call SAFENET at 211. You can also connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.