Hand washing really does reduce infection, trial scheme finds

The trial of an online scheme that educates adults about proper hand-washing techniques has offered the first conclusive evidence that washing your hands makes a difference in reducing infection.
You don’t only protect yourself, you also protect your family members, and presumably your colleagues as well
Prof Paul Little While hand washing has been accepted as important for reducing the spread of viruses and infections for many years, a three-year study involving more than 20,000 British adults, the results of which are published on Friday in the Lancet, is the first large-scale randomised... read more

 
7 August 2015 in Health, Views: 36
Source: Guardian
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