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Happy Global Handwashing Day! Do your bit to stop the spread of disease....

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whippet Thu 15-Oct-09 10:06:19

Honestly - it's true... it's Global Handwashing Day

As someone who contracted a hospital infection after a C-section I'm a big fan of promoting this...

According to the BBC today, people are most likely to wash their hands if They are Shamed into it..

Apparently women respond best to reminders, while men tended to react best to messages that invoked disgust, for example "soap it off or eat it later". shock

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