Handwashing week is the time to shed light on the importance of handwashing to our health. We touch hundreds of surfaces every day, and when you touch your face, dangerous bacteria and viruses could enter your eyes, nose, and mouth.   

Washing your hands is one of the best ways to combat germs and diseases. Diseases such as the common cold to other infections like COVID-19, pneumonia, hepatitis, and various types of diarrhea are caused by a lack of information. That is why it’s crucial to know the facts and avoid the dangers of improper hand hygiene practices.  

Equip yourself with the right knowledge with these handwashing facts.