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COVID-19: Helpful behaviours

Northern Health staff and physicians are working hard to keep you safe, but we need your help. Remember to stay at home when you are sick, even if mild symptoms. Wash your hands regularly, avoid crowd...

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Importance of hand washing

It's more important than ever to wash your hands regularly and properly, with soap and water for at least 20 seconds - and if possible avoid touching your face at all times. Disinfect all commonly use...

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Stay healthy during COVID-19

In addition to physical distancing, the most important thing you can do to prevent infection is to wash your hands regularly and avoid touching your face. To help reduce your risk of infection: ...