Wednesday, 23 September 2015

how important is handwashing practice>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>



>>>>>>>>Keeping the hands clean is one of the most important steps taken  to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others
, however, it is not a very common practice as people neglect the effect of washing hand.>>>>>>>>>The spread of many diseases and conditions can be controlled by hand washing practice. >>>>>>>>>>>
Washing hands with soap and water is the best way to reduce the number of germs on them in most situations.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Image result for pics of handwashing>Good hand washing techniques include using an adequate amount of soap, rubbing the hands together to create friction, and rinsing under running water. The use of gloves is not a substitute for hand washing.
>>>>>>>>>>>>If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Alcohol-based hand sanitizers can quickly reduce the number of germs on hands in some situations, but sanitizers do not eliminate all types of germs, however, it is not effective when the hands are heavily contaminated with dirt, blood, or other organic materials.
Soaps create a slippery surface that allows the organisms to "slide off".

>>>>>>>>When to wash your hand:

 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.
Before and after eating food 
After doing work.
In the hospital,after handling a patient.
After handling blood related issue.


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Why should you wash your hand:
To avoid contamination.
To Avoid spread of disease.
To remove the dirt in your hand
To get your hand fresh again after engaging in a work.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>It is very good to adopt the practice of washing hands.Recently,experts suggest that washing hands may help in elimination of  Ebola disease>>>>>>>>>>>cdc.gov