The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that spreads through particles and droplets in the air, originating from the mouth or nose of an infected person. Hands seem to be the most common way to transfer this infection, as we often touch surfaces that might have the virus on them.
Therefore, one of the most important things we can do to prevent spreading the virus is to learn how to wash our hands properly!
What About Hand Sanitizer?
Hand sanitizer is not a cure-all. While it is effective against the coronavirus if used properly, it does not kill all types of germs and bacteria, as well as an efficient hand washing method would.
Want to know if you’re washing your hands the right way? Click the next page for more detailed information!