The Doctor Who Championed Hand-Washing And Briefly Saved Lives

One of the most important medical advances may also be the simplest: hand-washing. It’s the best defense against spreading disease. And its power was discovered long before anyone knew about germs.

Source: www.npr.org

To follow up on my last post, an article on the history of how handwashing became one of the most important methods of reducing the transmission of germs. Fun read!

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