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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
Happy Birthday x 2: Suds up! wet your hands, lather up with soap, and rub hands for at least 20 seconds. Sing "happy birthday" song twice. Rinse off and dry. *or* you can ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Barnhart
48 years experience Psychiatry
Sing: Sing "happy birthday to you". By the time you've finished the song, you've washed long enough. (sing it to yourself; you never know who is in earshot. ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It depends: Washing hands after contact with potentially contaminated object, things, people is worth doing. Too much of it is not good since it could become an ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Resnik
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Very important: Washing of hands reduces the transmision of disease.
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Very: The #1 cause of infection spread anywhere in the world in any setting is germ transfer from the hands. You can spread infection to other parts of you ... Read More
Dr. Angelica Balingit
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Extremely: Hand washing reduces bacteria that can enter the body thru the eyes, nose, ears, mouth, skin, and other openings. Therefore, it will reduce the chance ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Wash hands: Unless you pee on them not so important. Just common sense. But maybe they don't teach that in Iowa.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Hygiene: You pick up bacteria on your hands and possible feces so you should wash your hands well sing happy birthday.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
That: Would be best
A member asked:
Dr. Karina Contreras Lopez
Specializes in General Practice
Hand wash: You can use any kind of soap, or just water and after that use alcohol.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sing Happy Birthday: Wash hands under water, soap hands and rub together while singing a verse of Happy Birthday. Its the length of time that it takes to kill more germs. ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: There maybe a fine line between practicing safe hygiene and "universal precautions" by washing your hands, but if you do it too often and have an unna ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Obsessive: You may have an obsessive compulsive disorder. Consult your doctor or a psychiatrist for help.

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