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Wash Your Hands!

Scientists estimate that people are not washing their hands often or well enough and may transmit up to 80% of all infections by their hands. Hand washing may be your single most important act to help stop the spread of infection and stay healthy.

Source:National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases (NCPDCID)

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