How to Deal With Being Sick While Working

Published 02/27 2014 12:46PM

Updated 02/27 2014 01:01PM

Deciding to stay home or bare it and head to work is a challenge when we wake up feeling sick.

To decide to go to work or not, Dr. Alley says to ask yourself "are you reinfectious or not? Can you give what you have to someone else?

What happens if you are the healthy one going into the germ-filled office full of coworkers?

"If you're around someone with a cold and you want to avoid getting a cold, keep your hands away from your face," Dr. Alley said.

Prevention is always the key.

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