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Wash your hands immediately after touching these 10 things

Washing your hands is a given if you want to avoid germs – but it’s especially important after touching these microbe magnets.

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These days you can use a debit or credit card for most purchases, but sometimes you just need to handle cash. When you do, be sure to wash your hands as soon as possible. Research has shown some cash and coins even contain pathogens like E. coli and salmonella. It doesn’t help that money circulates for a while, either. Here's some more advice on how we can all fight back against superbugs. 
 



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