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Healthy Living

19Aug 16
You’ve been washing your hands wrong

You’ve been washing your hands wrong

In 2016, scientists studied a hand-washing method recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO). They found that it was more effective than the standard hand-washing method recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The WHO hand-washing method takes longer than the CDC hand-washing method. But the WHO method proved better at reducing…

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Ways to reduce exposure to pesticides

Pesticides are everywhere, from our food to our lawns. They can be harmful, especially for children. Contact with chemicals can lead to problems with memory, reflexes, and attention. Experts recommend…

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Brush first, or floss first?

Researchers did a study with 25 people. In the first part of the study, the group brushed their teeth first, then flossed. In the second part, they flossed first, then…

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Each book in the Healthy Living series features 12 varied tips or habits readers can take part in to live a fun, safe, and healthy lifestyle every day. Helpful tips, interesting facts, and relatable photos are sure to empower readers.

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