Everything you need to know about hand washing!
Important Facts To Know!
Salmonella and Ecoli0157 top 2 killers of children around the world.
2.2 million children under the age of 5 die each year from diahrreal diseases and pneumonia
80 percent of all infectious diseases are spread by touch
Hand washing is the most important means of preventing the spread of infection
There are approximately 5000 germs on your hands at any given time.
58% women wash hands
48 % men wash hands
What can you do to help prevent the spread of diseases?
1. Wash your hands with soap for AT LEAST 15 seconds 2. To make sure you wash your hands for the right amount of time sing "Happy Birthday" twice! 3. Carry handsanitizer (that contains alcohol) everywhere you go!
Wash your hands. Prevent the spread of infectious diseases. Stay healthy.
kidshealth.org getreadyforflu.org/facts/handwashing cdc.gov/handwashing/