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Summary: Don’t Touch That!

12 Germy Items You Touch Everyday

  1. Keyboard

  2. Purse Handles

  3. Smart Phone

  4. Tablet Computer

  5. Kitchen Faucet Handles

  6. Washer Load of Underwear 

  7. Light Switch

  8. Cutting Board

  9. Pet Food Dish

  10. Kitchen Sponge Carpet

  11. Carpet

  12. Money/Credit Cards


One of the best ways to protect yourself from germs is to wash hands thoroughly and frequently with soap and water.


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