Fighting Through Flu Season: Flu Remedies and Products

It’s no secret flu season is a frightening time. Suddenly, the thought of being around others is anxiety-inducing. Seeing a random stranger across the aisle from you in a grocery store do something as innocent as rub their nose, cough, or sneeze can send you into a state of panic. Having to shake hands or touch doorknobs, money, computer keyboards, or sinks becomes a terrifying task. But the good news is, there are quite a few products out there designed to shield you and your surroundings from germs and bacteria. Want even more good news? Dixie’s online catalog has these products readily available for you to use in your workplace or household.

Products To Use During Flu Season

Facial Tissue

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Think of tissues as a magical little blanket used to keep germs from spreading when you feel the need to cough or sneeze. Dixie’s wide assortment of facial tissue provides options for any shopper, no matter their needs. 3-ply antiviral tissue with a moisture-activated middle layer is a comfortable and sanitary solution for absorbing messy bacteria with fibers that cushion, not scrape, your skin. Give your nose the gift of a refreshingly cool softness with cool-touch facial tissues that release moisturizers and aloe to soothe a sore nose. Reduce the chance of spreading germs while on the go with soft-case travel-sized tissue packs that are designed for tossing into purses, briefcases, or backpacks.

Upset Stomach

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It’s easy for messes to occur when you’re under the weather. Viral infections aren’t the tidiest and can often make it rather difficult to hold down anything. Luckily, products like Super Sorb Instant Absorbent are here to make freshening up your environment under not-so-fresh circumstances easier. Clean up any spills that might stem from nausea, a common flu symptom, with a few shakes of the absorbent. Its super-concentrated formula absorbs up to 60 times its weight immediately, and up to 400 times its weight after just 2 minutes. As an added bonus, Super Sorb sinks into your carpet with a pleasant lemon fragrance that leaves your surroundings looking and feeling as good as new.

Hand Sanitizer

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Hand sanitizer is essential for those of us frequently on the go or for use in crowded environments. Why? Because it’s a quick and waterless form of washing your hands. Browse Dixie’s selection of hand sanitizers to find the product that’s perfect for you. Looking to prevent your hands from growing dry and cracked? Shop alcohol-free sanitizers. Wanting to keep your hands soft and silky? Check out hand sanitizers packed with aloe in each pump. Our hand sanitizers can be distributed from your business’s dispenser or from the counters of your very own household for an added layer of protection during flu season and beyond.

Disinfectant Wipes

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Germs are lurking everywhere. That means the coffee mug you traveled to work with, the cell phone you make phone calls with and send text messages from, or the mouse you’re using to scroll through this article at this very minute probably have a few strands of unwelcome pathogens that are too close for comfort. Clear away any form of lurking bacteria with disinfectant wipes. Sold in portable tubes, the wipes are great for tossing into totes or backpacks used in day-to-day travel. When it’s time to wipe away at mysterious objects, simply whip out the tubes. Within a matter of seconds, you’re granted a fresh clean. Disinfectant wipes are also fast-drying and designed to clean the surface without leaving behind sticky residue. This is useful for restaurants in the food service industry looking to quickly turn tables over to new guests.

Disinfectant Spray

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Similar to disinfectant wipes, disinfectant spray eliminates harmful germs from objects and surfaces to provide you with a safer environment. Use Lysol Disinfectant Spray or SparSan Q Disinfectant Deodorant for an easy-to-use clean that’s operated with just one click to aggressively kill 99.9% of germs. The disinfectants are also formulated with a gentle fragrance, providing a soothing finish that won’t harm your senses.