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How to Stop the Flu Virus at Your Door with Healthy Habit Hacks

You know the drill. It’s flu season, so you’re stocking up on Lysol wipes, hand sanitizer, and DayQuil (just in case!). Other than being obsessive [...]

By |2018-12-10T01:20:41+00:00January 15th, 2019|Best Cleaning Practices, Education, Family, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on How to Stop the Flu Virus at Your Door with Healthy Habit Hacks

How Long Does a Virus Last on Inanimate Surfaces?

You work hard to keep your home clean and free of harmful germs. And it’s not an easy task! In fact, one instance of hand [...]

By |2018-12-10T00:37:53+00:00December 18th, 2018|Best Cleaning Practices, Family, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on How Long Does a Virus Last on Inanimate Surfaces?

Seasonal Allergies: Essential Tips for Keeping Your Home’s Air Clean

Imagine your ideal winter. You're probably picturing crisp, icy mornings, towns covered in Christmas lights, and winding down in front of the fireplace after a [...]

By |2018-12-10T00:23:01+00:00December 11th, 2018|Air Quality, Best Cleaning Practices, Family|Comments Off on Seasonal Allergies: Essential Tips for Keeping Your Home’s Air Clean

Infection Control for Individuals with Weakened Immune Systems

Your immune system’s job is to keep you safe from infectious diseases. Think of it as your own personal infection control expert. However, if you’re [...]

By |2018-11-11T11:40:03+00:00November 13th, 2018|Family, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on Infection Control for Individuals with Weakened Immune Systems

Protecting Education at its Core & What Parents Can Do to Help

We hear about it in the news every week: Teachers aren’t paid enough. Schools are making cuts. Students take too many tests. Education funding is [...]

By |2018-11-03T20:29:18+00:00November 6th, 2018|Education, Family, Infection Control|Comments Off on Protecting Education at its Core & What Parents Can Do to Help

C. Diff: What Is It & How to Stop the Spread of Infection

  Arm Yourself with Knowledge in the Fight Against Infection   If you have an infant or a family member who is immunocompromised or elderly, [...]

By |2018-10-22T16:47:11+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Best Cleaning Practices, Family, Healthcare, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on C. Diff: What Is It & How to Stop the Spread of Infection

Isopropyl Alcohol: What Is It & What Is It Used For?

  You’ve heard of alcohol in a variety of contexts: rubbing alcohol, distilled alcohol, denatured alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, and so on. But they’re not all [...]

By |2018-10-22T16:48:00+00:00October 9th, 2018|Best Cleaning Practices, Family, Healthcare, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on Isopropyl Alcohol: What Is It & What Is It Used For?

Common but Unexpected Ways to Pass the Flu to Your Family

  Fall is here, the wind is blowing, cozy sweaters are emerging from the backs of closets, and everything is wonderful. Except one thing... It’s [...]

By |2018-10-22T16:48:20+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Family, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|Comments Off on Common but Unexpected Ways to Pass the Flu to Your Family