Did you know?

  • «The skin has its own natural defences against bad bacteria»

  • «Good bacteria act as our personal shield against unwanted bacteria»

  • «Washing with water alone doesn’t guarantee that bad bacteria are removed»

  • «Most of the bacteria our hands pick up live on fingertips and under our nails»

  • «Our hands carry a mixture of both good and bad bacteria»

  • «Handwashing is one of the most important ways of preventing the spread of illness»

  • «Regular hand washing can reduce absenteeism amongst school children»



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