95% do not wash hands properly – This is how you do it right
A new american research found that most of the people do not wash hands properly and in a way and enough time that will protect them from germs. What are the differences between men and women, Is it necessary to use soap with every wash and how would you know to do it right?
Problems with hygiene? The new american research found that even though its a very simple and basic routine, people just don’t wash hands properly and in a right way.
They checked 3,749 people and found that 95% of them can not handle the job. It was unthorough and 33% did not even use soap. The battle of the sexes come in play here as well while 15% of the men don’t even wash their hands, and only 7% of the women does not.
How do you wash hands properly?
The world organization of health wrote specific instructions on how to wash your hands properly that will also benefit your health.
Length of wash. Its important to wash your hands for 20-60 seconds at least, and not forget to use soap with every wash.
Thoroughness. How surprising, but most people do not wash thoroughly enough. Don’t forget to wash between your fingers, under your nails and the back of your hand.
Wash times. It may be obvious to most people, but its a fact that people do not always follow the rules. its very important to wash your hands before eating and of course – after leaving the bathroom.
Disinfection and protection. Many thinks that using a disinfecting liquid will help, but if you are near water and soap – that is the best wash.