Cleans Hands/Stop Germs! Wash your hands!
*After using the bathroom
*Before during and after preparing food
*Before and after caring for someone at home who is sick with vomiting or diarrhea
*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
*Wet your hands with clean running water (warm or cold) turn off the tap and apply soap.
*Lather your hands together with the soap. Be sure to lather the backs of your hands, between your fingers and under your nails.
Scrub you hands for least 20 seconds. Need a timer? Hum the “Happy Birthday” song from beginning to end twice.
*Rinse hands well under clean, running water.
*Dry hands using a clean towel or air dry them
Keeping your hands clean is one of the most important things we can do to stop the spread of germs and stay healthy. Life is better with clean hands.
Disclaimer: This information comes from the CDC pamphlet and I give them full credit for this information. Please check out their website for more items on the illness.