Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Hygiene Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Hygiene from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness U.K. researchers found it transferred about a tenth of the bacteria that gripping hands did Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Many Anesthesiologists Fail to Wash Hands, Study Shows Research documents numerous missed opportunities with each patient Mon, 7 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA Doing so raises risk of food poisoning for both you and your pet, agency warns Tue, 1 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Keep Pool Water Clean Take a shower first Fri, 30 May 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Wash Hands for Food Safety When you should scrub up Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0400 If Kids Think Someone's Watching, They're More Likely to Wash Their Hands Less than half of students soaped up when they were alone, study finds Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Bacteria May Survive Longer in Contact Lens Solution Than Thought Study suggests manufacturers test for all strains of <i>P. aeruginosa</i> to prevent infection Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Spring Cleaning Helps Stave Off Allergy Symptoms: Experts Tips for keeping pollen, mold and dust mites from your home Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Kitchen Cutting Boards Can Harbor Drug-Resistant Germs: Study Poultry prep linked to E. coli found on food equipment in homes, hospitals Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Health Care Workers Wash Hands More When Patients Watching Canadian study enlisted patients to monitor hospital staff Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Hospital-Related Infections Hit Nearly 650,000 Patients in 2011: CDC Specific source of dangerous germs still unclear in about half of cases Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 How 1 Hospital Combats E. Coli Germ in Food Swiss facility had high rates of contamination with drug-resistant strain, but proper preparation cut risk Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0400 'Five-Second' Food Rule May Be Real, Study Finds Microbiology professor and students test the theory, find it isn't just a myth Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Hand Hygiene Lacking in Many U.S. Health Care Facilities: Study Missing hand sanitizer, gaps in staff training may jeopardize efforts to stem spread of infection, researchers say Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 College Students Should Get a Flu Shot Dorm living, large classes increase their exposure to the virus, doctor notes Thu, 30 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0500