Avian Bird Flu Protection

If our worst fears are realized and a pandemic does sweep the globe, the following strategies will help you survive the bird flu.

Maintaining your distance and reduce contact

  • By maintaining a distance of a few meters from people, you will reduce the chances of infection.
  • If possible make sure all interactions with non-family members take place outdoors
  • Do not shake hands with people.

Personal Hygene

  • Wash your hands with soap and water often. Hands should be washed vigorously by scrubbing with warm, soapy water for at least 20 seconds. If you are not near water, use an alcohol based cleaner.
  • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze into the crook of your arm.

  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.

Household Hygene

  • Get your groceries and other essential purchases delivered.
  • Spray or dip the contents with dilute bleach solution to disinfect. This includes fruits and vegetables. You can always rinse the solution off before eating them.
  • Better yet, stock up on supplies not requiring refrigerati