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20 Hand-Washing Mistakes That Help Coronavirus Spread

ETNT Health Logo By Kelly Hernandez of ETNT Health | Slide 1 of 21: With the global and deadly coronavirus outbreak spreading (including to Americans), you must protect yourself. The easiest way is to do that is to wash your hands properly. You probably assume you have your hand washing routine down pat. Soap, water, dry off. What's so hard about that? The problem is, you're doing it wrong.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "Handwashing with soap could protect about 1 out of every 3 young children who get sick with diarrhea and almost 1 out of 5 young children with respiratory infections like pneumonia."If you want to make sure your hands aren't carriers for germs and sickness, check out The Remedy's 20 ways you're washing your hands wrong and step up your hand washing game.

20 Hand-Washing Mistakes That Help Coronavirus Spread

With the global and deadly coronavirus outbreak spreading (including to Americans), you must protect yourself. The easiest way is to do that is to wash your hands properly. You probably assume you have your hand washing routine down pat. Soap, water, dry off. What's so hard about that? The problem is, you're doing it wrong.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "Handwashing with soap could protect about 1 out of every 3 young children who get sick with diarrhea and almost 1 out of 5 young children with respiratory infections like pneumonia."

If you want to make sure your hands aren't carriers for germs and sickness, check out The Remedy's 20 ways you're washing your hands wrong and step up your hand washing game.

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