These CDC web feature stories highlight healthy handwashing behaviors and preventing illness.
Global Handwashing Day
Message: Celebrate Global Handwashing Day to promote handwashing with soap throughout the world.
Audience: General public, teachers, and public health professionals
Handwashing: The Most Important Food Poisoning Prevention
Message: What's the most important thing you can do to prevent food poisoining? Wash your hands.
Audience: Food service workers
Preventing the Flu: Good Health Habits Can Help Stop Germs
Message: Good health habits like covering your cough and washing your hands often can help stop the spread of germs and prevent respiratory illnesses like the flu.
Audience: General public
Stopping the Spread of Germs at Home, Work & School
Message: Stop the spread of germs by following a few good health habits.
Audience: Parents, school students, and workers
- Page last reviewed: July 22, 2015
- Page last updated: July 22, 2015
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