10 Worst Germ Hot Spots You Touch Every Day

Germs (the catchall name for bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms) are everywhere—at home, in the office, even in your car. Luckily, about 99% of them can’t harm us. But the other 1% can be annoying, uncomfortable, or downright scary: Most of these pathogens are either viral or bacterial and can cause everything from a common cold to a potentially life-threatening infection.

You may think you know the obvious places that germs propagate—the doctor’s office, the soles of your shoes—but many more germ-friendly locales are completely unexpected yet no less dangerous. We uncovered a host of surprising new spots where germs like to lurk, and offer easy solutions to keep you and your family safe and healthy.

  1. Kitchen faucet
  2. Garbage disposal
  3. Welcome mat
  4. Vacuum cleaner
  5. Dish towel
  6. Car dashboard
  7. Soap dispensers
  8. Restaurant ketchup bottles
  9. Refrigerator seal
  10. Smartphone

You touch them everyday, so you should clean them frequently and clean your hand every moment

Avoiding by not touching them is impossible. One thing that possible is by keep those place/thing clean. Cleaning the kitchen faucet, garbage disposal, refrigerator seal, and cavity of a bagless vacuum with diluted bleach solution is the best choice you need to do, at least once a week. You can use fabric-safe desinfectant spray to the doormat and regularly wiping the inside of your car and your smartphone with desinfecting wipes.

In the end, The most important of all is cleaning your hand every moment after touching all those place/thing. Do you know that cleaning your hand can be done easily? This is the video how Napclean napkins make your hand cleaning activity more easy, entertaining, and clean.


Read the initial article here : http://www.prevention.com/health/health-concerns/top-10-places-germs-can-make-you-sick