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In a Pandemic World, When and How to Wash your hands

Wash Your Hands

With all the things going on with the world and the pandemic, you may be asking yourself the proper way to wash your hands.  The Center for Disease Control(CDC) has offered the following recommendations on when to wash your hands.

  • Before, during, and after preparing food
  • Before and after eating food
  • Before and after caring for someone at home who is sick with vomiting or diarrhea
  • Before and after treating a cut or wound
  • After using the toilet
  • After changing diapers or cleaning up a child who has used the toilet
  • After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
  • After touching an animal, animal feed, or animal waste
  • After handling pet food or pet treats
  • After touching garbage

The best way to wash your hands, recommendations from the CDC:

  1. Wet your hands with clean, running water (warm or cold), turn off the tap, and apply soap.
  2. Lather your hands by rubbing them together with the soap. Lather the backs of your hands, between your fingers, and under your nails.
  3. Scrub your hands for at least 20 seconds. Need a timer? Hum the “Happy Birthday” song from beginning to end twice.
  4. Rinse your hands well under clean, running water.
  5. Dry your hands using a clean towel or air dry them.

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If you would like more information on when and how to wash your hands, You can check the CDC Website.  If you would like you can leave a comment, you can also Contact Us for more information.