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# handwashing - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Can 'Supermums' make kids wash their hands more - and help save lives?

A new trial says that using ‘emotional drivers’ can encourage handwashing among children – and help fight diseases.

# handwashing - Saturday 9 March, 2013

9 tips for keeping your body infection-free

Bacteria on your desk at work, viruses passed on by your pets and food-borne illnesses lurking in your fridge – infection is everywhere.

# handwashing - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

One third of doctors don't wash their hands between patients - report

An audit by the HSE shows the Mater private hospital in Dublin had the highest rate of compliance with hand hygiene.