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Is improved sanitation a good way to reduce most bacterial infections?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Keeping clean, cooking food thoroughly, and staying away from sick people are reliable ways to reduce bacterial infections.
A bath or shower washes away bacteria than cause impetigo. Washing hands after using the bathroom (and washing hands before eating) helps prevent infections like typhoid and cholera. Not getting cough or sneezed on helps prevent illnesses like strep throat and whooping cough.

In brief: Yes

Keeping clean, cooking food thoroughly, and staying away from sick people are reliable ways to reduce bacterial infections.
A bath or shower washes away bacteria than cause impetigo. Washing hands after using the bathroom (and washing hands before eating) helps prevent infections like typhoid and cholera. Not getting cough or sneezed on helps prevent illnesses like strep throat and whooping cough.
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: Certainly yes

Viral infections and parasitic infestations as well.

In brief: Certainly yes

Viral infections and parasitic infestations as well.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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