The study involved 3749 people, of which 95% failed to do the job properly. In most cases lacked thoroughness in washing, while 33% never used soap. There is also a difference between the sexes, so 15% of men never washed their hands, and the women in such cases were 7%.
The World Health Organization has compiled specific instructions for properly washing hands, it is important that you follow to keep your health.
Duration: It is important to wash your hands 20-60 seconds and always use soap.
Thoroughness: Most people do not wash thoroughly. It is important not to forget the section between the fingers, under fingernails and upper arms.
When it is necessary to wash your hands? For most people it is obvious, but the fact is that not all follow the rules. It is important to wash your hands before each meal and of course, after using the bathroom.
Disinfection and Protection: Many feel that the disinfecting fluid is sufficient, but if you are able to use soap and water – it is always the best option.