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Wash Your Hands Often -- Help prevent Disease

Handwashing is one of the most important things a person can do to prevent the spread of many diseases!

When to Wash

  • Before handling food and food preparation items
  • Before and after eating
  • After using the bathroom, after changing a diaper, and after helping a child use the bathroom
  • After exposure to blood and other body fluids (blood, urine, feces, runny noses, vomit, etc.)
  • After handling pets, after cleaning their cages or tanks
  • After coughing, sneezing or blowing your nose and after wiping a child’s nose
  • After playing or working outside
  • After handling trash
  • Whenever hands look, feel or smell dirty
How to Wash your hands