Out of 50 articles I've published in the last 3-years on Linkedin, here are the top 5 most popular hand washing articles based on number of views.
Each of these articles found an audience and helped promote the importance of effective hand hygiene practices at home, in the workplace and within our communities.
Thanks for sharing and helping to make hand hygiene more contagious.
5 Most Popular Hand Washing Articles on LinkedIN
Did you know on any given day, 73 million Americans did not wash their hands after using the restroom, and for those that did, 99.2 million people did not use soap.
Canadians are no better with approximately 12 million people not bothering to wash their hands at all.
What do you think the chances are you ran into one of these people today? Maybe they pressed the elevator button just before you or gave you a warm handshake in today's meeting.
This week's LinkedIN Pulse article explores the famous slogan "Just Do It" and digs deeper into motivating the masses.
73 Million Americans Did Not Wash Their Hands Today
Lately, some soap manufacturers have been promoting smaller and smaller soap dosages, enabling them to demonstrate cost savings - based on more shots per litre of soap.
Unfortunately, these claims are not supported by evidence, and product testing shows that using small soap shot sizes is no better than cleaning with water alone.
So how much soap should you use and what is the best type? Find out in this week’s hand hygiene blog article with additional insights as to why you should be using foam soap.
How Much Hand Soap Should You Use?