Washing your hands the right way can be the difference between staying home sick in bed and doing the things you love.
Washing your hands at these key times during the day can significantly reduce the spread of germs:
You can promote handwashing during cold and flu season and throughout the year using these promotional materials from the CDC:
Download posters from the CDC showing the five steps of handwashing. Posters are available in:
You can also visit the CDC website to:
For more information about handwashing and how clean hands save lives, visit www.cdc.gov/handwashing.