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January 8, 2010

Leah Bucco-White, Communications and Legislative Services, 402-471-9356,

DHHS Flu Prevention Tip of the Week

For the Week of Jan. 11

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Flu prevention tip of the week from Dr. Joann Schaefer, Chief Medical Officer for the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

“In the office, keep frequently touched common surfaces clean like telephones, computer keyboards, and doorknobs.”

For the latest flu updates and information about flu prevention, visit the DHHS Web site at Questions about the flu? Call the DHHS Flu Information Hotline from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (CT), Monday through Friday at 888-541-5668 or 402-471-2579.