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Did You Know That Only 5% Of People Wash Their Hands Correctly?

Factoid Hand Washing

Washing your hands is a simple process that we're taught as kids, yet most adults don't do correctly. "In just 20 seconds, you can help prevent disease and illness," says Andrew Pavia, MD, chief of University of Utah Health's Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Here's how.