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PERSONAL HYGIENE

0 24 February 2016

Water left stagnant in the pipes of showers can be contaminated with germs that become airborne when the shower is turned on. If a shower has not been used for some time, it should be left to run at a hot temperature for a few minutes before use. Thorough cleaning is important in preventing the spread of fungal infection. Molds can live on floor and tiles and on shower curtains. Mold can be responsible for infections, cause allergic responses, deteriorate or damage surface and causes unpleasant odors. Primary sites of fungal growth are inanimate surfaces, including carpets and soft furnishing. Air borne fungi are usually associated with damp conditions, poor ventilation or closed air system. Cleaning of toilets and hand wash facilities is important to prevent odors and make them socially acceptable. Social acceptance is important part of encouraging people to use toilets and wash their hands Things to remember Good personal hygiene is one of the most effective ways to protect ourselves and others from many illness, such as gastroenteritis allergies. Wash your hands regularly, especially before preparing or eating food after going to the toilet. Personal hygiene One of the effective ways we have to protect ourselves and others from illness is good personal hygiene. The means washing your hands, especially, but also your body.it means being caref