Infection Control

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 [...]

5 Not-So-Obvious Ways Nurses & Healthcare Professionals Can Help Stop the Spread of the Flu

Every year, America’s healthcare professionals treat millions of people affected by the flu. Doctors, nurses, and other staff members naturally have an altruistic interest in [...]

By | 2018-11-11T12:51:14+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Healthcare, Infection Control|0 Comments

What Are Healthcare-Associated Infections & Are You At Risk?

In the 21st century, doctors and healthcare professionals have developed revolutionary ways of protecting patient health. From advanced sanitization methods to safely sterilizing tools and [...]

By | 2018-11-11T12:13:44+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Healthcare, Infection Control|0 Comments

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+00:00 November 13th, 2018|Family, Infection Control, Residential Disinfection|0 Comments

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+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Education, Family, Infection Control|0 Comments

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]