As cold and flu season are upon us, millions are lining up at health fairs, drug stores and their doctor's office to get that much polarizing flu shot and keep their fingers crossed that the virus stay as far away from them as possible.
But are you really going to rely on just a flu shot? Furthermore, are there ways you can prevent the spread of germs or contacting them altogether while you're out and about? Remember, you can't just sanitize every and anything just at home?
You have to be aware of certain public spots and locations that are typically fueled by germs and are places you undoubtedly need to be aware of as you go about your day.
One place that you can't overlook is the grocery store, namely the one area that is terribly riddled with gems: in and around the cash register. Think about how many times someone touches that ATM key pad to use a credit or debit card for their purchase or that dirty and disgusting conveyer belt that has seen one too many stains and hand prints for anyone's taste.
And those magazine stashed by the cash register; well how many times do you think a random person has taken their flu ridden hands and flipped through the pages while they're trying to keep that runny nose at bay?
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