Skip to main content
#
LibertyTileSolutions
Tile Cleaning. Grout Cleaning.  Travertine Tile Cleaning. Carpet Cleaning
Our Services
Professional Travertine Cleaning. Travertine Tile Cleaning  Sacramento CA
Referral Rewards
Resources
Commercial Tile Cleaning. Commercial Carpet Cleaning Services
Contact
Blog
Gallery
 Blog 
Sunday, May 03 2009

Swine Flu Q&A

According to the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), swine flu is a respiratory disease typically found in pigs that is caused by Type A Influenza (H1N1) virus. While it is not typical for humans to contract swine flu, human infections occasionally do happen.

According to the CDC, human infections with swine flu were first reported in late March, early April 2009, in Southern California and San Antonio, Texas. Numerous cases have appeared in Sacramento, Carmichael, and Woodland as of the date of this blog.

The swine flu is contagious according to the CDC and can spread from one human to the next. It is not known for sure how the swine flu is spreading, but flu like viruses are normally spread through two different mechanisms:

1). Air transmission via droplets expelled from the mouth when an infected person talks, coughs, or sneezes. These droplets remain airborne for some time and can then be inhaled by another person.

2). Droplets from an infected person will eventually make contact with environmental surfaces (such as kitchen countertops, tile floors, computer keyboards, tile showers to name a few). The virus can then be spread from those surfaces if another person touches the contaminated surface and then touches his or her own eyes, mouth, or nose before washing his or her hands.

How Can Your Protect Yourself Against Swine Flu?

1). Wash your hands. Thoroughly wash your hands throughout the day with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, making sure to scrub underneath the finger nails and the back of the hands. If soap is not readily available, use and alcohol-based hand sanitizer.

2). Disinfect surfaces regularly with a disinfectant. Liberty Floor Solutions can properly clean your hard surface areas with solutions that will kill the Type A (H1N1) virus.

3). Avoid close contact with people who are sick. And if you yourself are ill, stay at home to avoid spreading germs to those around you.

Where Can You Go For More Information?

Centers for Disease Control Ounce of Prevention: www.cdc.gov/ounceofprevention

Centers for Disease Control Swine Flu: http://www.cdc.gov/swineflu/swineflu_you.htm

Please Be Safe!

Michael Hull

Posted by: Michael Hull AT 08:39 pm   |  Permalink   |  0 Comments  |  Email
Comments:

Post comment
Name
 *
Email Address

Message
(max 750 characters)
*
* Required Fields
Note: All comments are subject to approval. Your comment will not appear until it has been approved.

Site Mailing List  Sign Guest Book  View Guest Book 
We put the 'WOW' back in to your floors

 

We provide professional tile, grout, carpet cleaning services for home and businesses in the following California cities: Sacramento, West Sacramento, Elk Grove, Wilton, Galt, Lodi, Stockton, Laguna West, Rancho Murieta, Mather, Rancho Cordova, Folsom, El Dorado Hills, Rescue, Cool, Carmichael, Fair Oaks, Orangevale, Antelope, Roseville, Lincoln, Loomis, Rocklin, Natomas, Citrus Heights, and Slough House. We will travel to other areas.

 

Hours: Monday thru Saturday 8:00AM till 8:00PM - Sitemap

Copyright © 2010-2011 Liberty Floor Solutions   Website Design By: www.wink-media.com

 

 

Providing tile, grout, travertine, carpet cleaning professional services to Sacramento and Elk Grove California : carpet cleaning - grout tile cleaning - travertine tile cleaning - carpet steam cleaning services