Keep calm and clean surfaces including your cell phone
We all know about washing our hands to stop the spread of the coronavirus. But, did you know that the virus can live on surfaces for 2-3 days. You need to clean surfaces including your cell phone. Some key takeaways:-
- Use ammonia or alcohol based products
- Wash your hands (this is really important)
- Wipe down your smartphone
- and we absolutely loved this piece of advice from Catherine Belling of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
"After you wash your hands really well, touch a piece of raw onion . With this strong smell on your fingers, you'll notice when you touch your face"
The entire article is a great read - LINK
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