Most of us were raised as children to wash our hands after doing some of the most basic of things such as using the rest room, handling money, or going out and playing with other children. However, washing your hands is no defense against swine flu.
"The cash-strapped Vancouver Island Health Authority is spending $130,000 to teach front-line medical workers how to wash their hands properly.
For the next two months, seven educators will teach refresher courses in Vancouver Island hospitals and c...
Self-cleaning fabrics could revolutionize the sport apparel industry. The technology, created by scientists working for the U.S. Air Force, has already been used to create t-shirts and underwear that can be worn hygenically for weeks without washing.