The best way to cover your sneezes

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(Meredith) – Sometimes a sneeze can sneak up on us. And in that moment, we only have a few seconds to figure out what to do before unleashing a stream of germs into the air.

  • “Do I have time to grab a tissue?”
  • “Should I hold it in?”
  • “Should I sneeze into my elbow?”
  • “What about my hands?”

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If you’re unclear on what you should do when the inevitable sneeze rears its unwanted presence, we’ve got a few tips for you.


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