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Disease prevention is an important part of maintaining your child's overall good health. Many preventive strategies are so simple, safe, and effective, allowing you to guard against a variety of potentially serious illnesses, from food-borne diseases to infections caused by ticks and animal bites.

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Preventing the Spread of Illness in Child Care or School

​Most children in child care and school settings have as many as 8 to 12 colds a year. Learn how you can reduce your child's risk of becoming sick and know what to do if they get sick at child care or school.