It’s really disgusting! It is generally known that people should wash their hands after going to the toilet, but according to a survey quoted by the daily mail of the UK, 62% of men do not wash their hands after going to the toilet, while women are slightly better, and only 40% admit to this bad habit. The survey was conducted by a health service company, and 100000 people were surveyed. It can be said to be the largest hand washing habit survey in history.
if you don’t wash your hands after going to the toilet, bacteria may be transferred to your mouth.
It is understood that an early study by this health service company also found that after going to the toilet, the average amount of bacteria in each hand was 2 billion / square inch. If you don’t wash your hands after going to the toilet, these bacteria may be transferred to your mouth or other people’s hands, as well as to windows, doors, keyboards and telephones.
Coincidentally, according to a report by the French media 20 minutes last year, a survey conducted by the nengduojie group (which provides health services for enterprises and government departments) showed that nearly half of French employees admitted not to wash their hands after going to the toilet in the company.
French survey: 20% of employees talk on the phone when they go to the toilet
According to the survey, 49% of office employees in France do not wash their hands after going to the toilet. Researchers also found that 5% of employees chose to read, 10% went online and 20% talked on the phone when they went to the toilet.
if you don’t wash your hands after going to the toilet, bacteria may be brought to your eyes and mouth.
There are already 1 trillion bacteria in every 1g of stool. If you don’t wash your hands properly after going to the toilet, you can pollute the environment or people around you and get sick by mouth at any time. It is dangerous not to wash your hands after going to the toilet, which may not only take away the bacteria on your body, but also touch the bacteria on the toilet door handle, toilet flush handle and other surfaces, and then carry the bacteria to other places you touch, including the mucosal surface of your body, such as eyes and mouth, causing bacterial infection.
wet rubbing! Complete 5 steps for at least 40 seconds
According to the recommendations of the Ministry of health and welfare, in order to achieve the cleaning effect of both hands, it is necessary to rub both hands for at least 20 seconds when washing hands, and it is recommended to take at least 40 seconds to complete the five steps of wet rubbing, flushing and holding. The length of the rubbing time will affect the removal effect of hand germs, and failure to wipe will also cause germs to grow again. Effective hand cleaning should complete the 40-60 second hand washing process. If it is difficult to perform, it is recommended to match it with hand cleaning aids, Only in this way can the loopholes caused by insufficient hand washing time be eliminated.
Washing hands with soap can effectively prevent and treat infectious agents on the upper body. Washing with soap or surfactant in hand sanitizer ingredients, plus rubbing with ten fingers, can wash most of the burial dirt away from the fingers or palmprint. In addition, pay attention to wiping it dry before walking. If you do not dry your hands after washing them, the number of bacteria adhering to the surface of your hands will increase by 84% compared with that before washing your hands.