HandWashing

Face Masks, Yes, But Don’t Forget Hand-Washing

By Steven Reinberg
HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2020 (HealthDay News) — For most people, putting on a confront mask to defend towards COVID-19 does not lead to a untrue sense of security that leads them to forgo other precautions like hand washing, a new study finds.

Despite the fact that it can be not crystal clear how protecting confront masks are, experts and policymakers are urging people to use them. The Entire world Health Group, however, has been involved that confront masks could “build a untrue sense of security that can lead to

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The Power of Hand-Washing to Prevent Coronavirus

March 6, 2020 — The single most important piece of advice health experts can give to help us stay safe from COVID-19 is this one: Wash your hands.

“In the final analysis, it’s the hands. The hands are the connecting piece,” says Elizabeth Scott, PhD. Scott co-directs the Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community at Simmons University in Boston.

“You can’t necessarily control what you touch. You can’t control who else touched it. But you can look after your own hands,” she says.


Hand-washing — with soap and water — is a

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