What can you do to prevent getting the swine flu?

Answer Swine flu is caused by infection with the H1N1 flu virus, so named because it was once thought to be similar to flu that commonly infects pigs. However, the Centers for Disease Control and Preventi... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What can you do to prevent getting the swine flu

Can drinking lots of water prevent you from getting the swine flu?

i doubt it as swine flu is airborn (through sneezes and coughs), but i'd imagine you would eventually drown yourself from drinking too much water, or over hydrate yourself.

Your husband has swine flu how can you prevent your baby getting it?

You need to isolate him. Since you have to take care of the baby it's important you don't get it. Wash your hands and try not to touch him and don't let him get in contact with the baby.

If people are so worried about getting swine flu, why don't they stop eating swine?

You're kidding, right? You don't seriously believe that, and didn't seriously expect everyone to say "hey, I never thought of that!"They call it 'swine flu' because it originated in pigs. It's actu... Read More »

If you feel like you're getting sick, what are some good medicines to take to prevent it from getting worse?

Aspirin wouldn't help because it's an analgesic. It is designed to get rid of aches and pains. If you feel like you are getting sick, it probably is because your immune system is down. I persona... Read More »