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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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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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