Videos

These videos were created as part of CDC-TV’s Health Matters series for the general public and public health professionals.

The general public is encouraged to watch these videos to learn more about how they can keep themselves healthy by practicing improved hygiene. Public health professionals can use these videos to raise awareness and educate their community on healthy hygiene behaviors.

Handwashing Presentation

Global Handwashing Day 2016

Handwashing Presentation
Running Time: (9:16)
Release Date: 10/14/2016
Closed Captioned Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired

Summary: Handwashing presentation to provide hygiene education for children in schools.

Fight Germs. Wash Your Hands!

man washing his hands with soap and water

Fight Germs. Wash Your Hands! (English)
Acabe con los microbios. ¡Lávese las manos! (Español)
Running Time: (English – 3:00, Español – 3:22)
Release Date: 10/13/2016
Closed Captioned Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired

Summary: Learn how to wash your hands the right way and why it’s important to wash hands with soap and water.

Wash Your Hands

CDC Video - Wash Your Hands

Wash Your Hands
Running Time: (0:51)
Release Date: 03/09/2010
Closed Captioned Closed Captioned for the Hearing Impaired

Summary: To help prevent the spread of infection, it is best to wash your hands with soap and clean running water for about 20 seconds. If soap and clean water are not available, you should use an alcohol-based product to clean hands.

Page last reviewed: February 15, 2017