Research has shown that hand sanitizers are more effective at fighting germs than hand washing with soap and water.
What does HWWS stand for?
HWWS stands for Hand Washing With Soap
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Samples in periodicals archive:
This was aimed at raising awareness about the importance of hand washing with soap as a simple but lifesaving habit.
He said that over 75,000 children of 340 schools of READ Foundation, their parents and communities across the rural parts of the country joined together to celebrate the 5th annual Global Hand washing Day, which emphasizes the importance of hand washing with soap as an effective, simple and affordable way to prevent diseases.
Good hand washing with soap and water will help to prevent the spread of this.
Simple hand washing with soap can reduce that number by millions since it helps prevent diarrheal diseases and acute respiratory infection, two of the top killers.
Simple hand washing with soap can avert over 60% of deaths attributed to bad sanitation," she said at the commemoration of the Global Hand Washing Day recently.
Studies have shown that hand washing with soap can cut deaths from diarrhea by almost 50 % and deaths from acute respiratory infections by 25 % - saving more lives than any single vaccine or medical intervention
Hand washing with soap helps prevent childhood diarrhoea in rural areas of developing countries.