Chapter 10, Preventing Illness in Child Care Settings

“Preventing” means stopping something before it happens. You can prevent many illnesses that can occur in child care settings through clean and safe habits. Diseases caused by germs are a major problem in child care because they are easily spread from one person to another. These diseases are called communicable or contagious diseases and include such diseases as flu or chicken pox.

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