WE ARE IN 21ST CENTURY BUT STILL OUR HANDS ARE DIRTY- A HAND HYGIENE REVIEW FROM KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA PAKISTAN
*Dr. Faisal Khan
Yes, we are in 21st century, but still our hands are dirty, still there is a big room for improvement in the level of awareness about importance of hand hygiene in Pakistan. A continuous concern and care about hand hygiene is the basic step towards the prevention of diseases and to avoid spread of nasty germs in the community. A careless attitude of the community concerning hand hygiene practices indulge community at a stake of transfering multiple diseases to others, because dirty hands are basic medium for transport of germs to others. Mostly germs reach to a healthy person by dirty hands and then transferred into the body through eyes, nose and mouth which results illness of a healthy person.
Keywords: 21st Century, Hand Hygiene, Community, Dirty Hands, Diseases.
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