Global Handwashing Day

October 15 was Global Handwashing Day. Many people around the globe participated in hand-washing events. So why make such a big deal about washing hands? Well, that’s because washing hands is one of the simplest and most effective ways of preventing a lot of diseases from spreading.

 

Image Credits: http://globalhandwashing.org/ for the Global Handwashing Day image
Sources: http://globalhandwashing.org