Tag: hand washing

Fever and pregnancy

Fever and pregnancy

A fever is an increase in your body temperature. It usually happens when you’re sick and is a sign that your body is fighting off an infection. The av ...
Wash your hands for National Handwashing Awareness Week

Wash your hands for National Handwashing Awareness Week

The easiest way to stop the spread of germs is to wash your hands. You should wash your hands before and after many activities, such as when you are p ...
Can you prevent infections during pregnancy?

Can you prevent infections during pregnancy?

There are some infections that you can get either before or during pregnancy that may cause complications for you and your baby. You can’t always prev ...

Turtles look cute but are dangerous to pregnant women and young children

If you’re pregnant or have children under the age of 5, you should remove any reptile or amphibian you may have in your home. That’s because they can ...

Clean hands stop germs

One of the easiest ways to stay healthy is to...(drumroll please)...wash your hands. It's quick and easy. Try singing the “Happy Birthday” song to you ...