Content tagged with: stomach bug

Stomach Bug Book – Spanish

NEA Healthy Futures (formerly NEA HIN) and the USDA have created The Stomach Bug Book, a booklet designed to inform and educate school personnel on norovirus, the spread of the disease and disease prevention, and provide helpful resources for the school community. It is important that students and school personnel, such as custodians, food service workers, bus… Read more »

Stomach Bug Book – English

NEA Healthy Futures (formerly NEA HIN) and the USDA have created The Stomach Bug Book, a booklet designed to inform and educate school personnel on norovirus, the spread of the disease and disease prevention, and provide helpful resources for the school community. It is important that students and school personnel, such as custodians, food service workers, bus… Read more »

Infectious Disease

An infectious disease is an illness caused by a microbe – an organism too small to be seen with the naked eye. Bacteria, virus, fungi and protozoa are all disease-causing microbes. A colleague coughs and doesn’t cover his mouth; a student gets creative when there are no tissues to wipe her runny nose; friends share a water… Read more »