If you're sick, stay home! Sounds like good advice, but how many of us actually do it? How many employers outwardly condone employees staying home if they are sick? This article from Medical News Today is specific with suggestions for Norovirus, but the lesson still makes sense...if you're sick, stay home. The point that has to be considered is that emergency responders may bring disease home with them, contribute to coworker illness, or even be unknowing partners in spreading community disease.