Hand Washing Tip
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Hi, folks.

I was told that it's best to wash your hands for 20 seconds, in this era of Novavirus concerns.

I just timed it, and that's also how long it takes to say the Ave Maria (Hail Mary), in Latin.  Here it is below:

Áve María, grátia pléna, Dóminus técum; benedícta tu in muliéribus, et benedíctus frúctus véntris túi, Jésus.

Sáncta María, Máter Déi, óra pro nóbis peccatóribus, nunc et in hóra mórtis nóstræ. Amen.


Deo gratias!
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Only a Fishie would think of it.  :D Thanks, Mark.
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And I missed a great opportunity!  I taught my kids to sing "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star!"
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As someone in Healthcare, also remember that Purell is only used after your hands have already been washed and are not visibly soiled. I don't know how many people seem to think that just rubbing Purell on your grimy hands makes them clean.
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(03-02-2020, 11:28 PM)Augustinian Wrote: As someone in Healthcare, also remember that Purell is only used after your hands have already been washed and are not visibly soiled. I don't know how many people seem to think that just rubbing Purell on your grimy hands makes them clean.
Good point, thanks!
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