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With School Back in Session, Kids Need Refresher Course on Hand-Washing

The best way to prevent many types of child-born infections is for children to wash their hands. Hand washing is especially important once school starts and kids touch all kinds of contaminated surfaces.

“Germs get left everywhere! Good hand hygiene practices help prevent catching colds and respiratory viral infections, stomach bugs and diarrhea, as well . . . → Read More: With School Back in Session, Kids Need Refresher Course on Hand-Washing