How can you prevent AFM?
  • Since it can be caused by viruses, take basic steps to help keep you and your family healthy:
    • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
    • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue or upper shirt sleeve (not hands)
    • Stay home if you are sick
    • Wash your hands frequently to limit your exposure to germs

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1. What are the symptoms?
2. How can you prevent AFM?
3. When should you see a healthcare provider?
4. How is AFM diagnosed?
5. Can AFM be treated?