What should I do to prevent colds and flu from spreading?
  • Wash hands often with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching your eyes and face. 
  • Clean things that are frequently touched (like doorknobs and countertops) with household cleaning spray or wipes.   
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or the inside of your elbow.
  • Stay home when feeling sick.  for the most up to date information or contact the Health Department at 978-692-5509
  • Get a flu shot.
  • Work hard at Social Distancing

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1. What should I do if I am sick?
2. Is there a statewide hotline for information?
3. What should I do to prevent colds and flu from spreading?
4. How do I reach the State Edipemiologist?
5. What is the maximum size allowed for a gathering?