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Hand Washing Awareness

The first week of December is National Han Washing Awareness Week. Here are some tips to for you.


1. The two most important times to wash your hands are before and after preparing food, and after going to the bathroom.

2. The ideal amount of time to wash your hands is 30 seconds, but 15 is recommended at the very least.

3. Most bacteria on our hands is under our fingernails, so when you’re washing, be sure to scrub underneath them.

4. Damp hands are 1,000 times more likely to spread bacteria than dry hands, yet only 20% of people dry their hands after they wash them.


For more information go to https://nationaldaycalendar.com/national-hand-washing-awareness-week-first-full-week-in-december/

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