Health experts recommend you take simple but effective actions to help prevent the spread of germs that cause respiratory illnesses like influenza:
Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth to prevent germs from spreading.
Cover your mouth when you cough.
Keep your hands washed.
Stay home from work if you're sick and keep your children home from school if they're sick to keep from infecting others.
H1N1 flu shots for individuals age 9 and older are available at most pharmacies. Vaccinations range in cost from $15 to $18, and are available on an appointment basis, while supplies last. In Diamond Bar, pharmacies carrying the vaccination include the following: