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May 6 2016
Wristbands To Spread Importance Of Hand Washing
Hand Washing Wristbands Stop Spread of Disease
Wash your hands. It’s a simple message, but one that not everyone implements. Especially in the midst of cold and flu season, hand-washing is an important step in curbing the spread of infectious disease, such as the flu and other illnesses. Hand washing wristbands can help remind people to wash their hands regularly.
Consider a custom wristband with the message “Always Wash Your Hands” or “Stay Healthy – Wash Your Hands.” When building your custom wristbands to encourage hand washing, choose the colors, artwork, style, and a special message that’s will work for your purpose. Here are some ideas for your personalized bands:
Facts about Hand Washing
The simple act of hand washing can significantly decrease the spread of infectious disease. Here are some important facts about hand washing from the CDC.
It is estimated that washing hands with soap and water could reduce diarrheal disease-associated deaths by up to 50%
Researchers in London estimate that if everyone routinely washed their hands, a million deaths a year could be prevented.
A large percentage of food borne disease outbreaks are spread by contaminated hands. Appropriate hand washing practices can reduce the risk of foodborne illness and other infections.
Hand washing can reduce the risk of respiratory infections by 16% 4.
The use of an alcohol gel hand sanitizer in the classroom provided an overall reduction in absenteeism due to infection by 19.8% among 16 elementary schools and 6,000 students.
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Last modified on: May 6th, 2016
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