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Saturday 10th December 2016

Hand Washing Articles

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Hand washing lessons needed for pupils

8th September 2015

Health officials say schoolchildren should be taught how to wash their hands.

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Hospital staff say hand washing reminders unwelcome

7th September 2012

A new survey suggests one-third of doctors and nurses do not appreciate being reminded by patients to wash their hands before treatment.

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Gardeners warned to wash off compost

28th May 2012

A series of Legionella cases in Scotland prompts warning to gardners to wash their hands after using compost.

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WHO highlights importance of good hand hygiene

9th May 2012

More than 15,000 healthcare facilities from 156 countries participated in the WHO Saves Lives: Clean Your Hands initiative on Hand Hygiene Day.

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Handwashing has helped cut superbug infections

4th May 2012

A report suggests hand hygiene has cut the number of superbug infections in hospitals in England and Wales.

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Remember hand hygiene at petting zoos

5th April 2012

The HPA has issued a hand washing reminder as petting zoo season approaches.

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E coli on 16% of mobile phones

14th October 2011

Although not likely to cause ill health, it shows that many people do not wash their hands thoroughly.

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Nurses get dermatitis from hand washing

17th August 2011

RCN warns that dermatitis has become increasingly common in nurses.

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Concerns raised at Aberdeen children's hospital

2nd November 2010

Health inspectors raise concerns about cleanliness at the Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital.

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Children avoid school toilets

15th October 2010

A survey warns children don't use school toilets because they are dirty and occupied by bullies.

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