Monday, June 17, 2013

Importance of washing hands....................

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Sick of being sick? Blame . . . yourself. Only 5 percent of people wash their hands long enough to kill the germs that cause infections after using the bathroom, according to a study in the Journal of Environmental Health.

Researchers trained a dozen college students to snoop on fellow bathroom-goers to see who actually washed. The findings were pretty grim—especially for guys: 15 percent of men didn’t wash their hands at all, and only 50 percent of those who did used soap.

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1 comment:

Robin said...

Sing Happy Birthday while you wash your hands. That's the "timer" a lot of surgeons use while prepping.