Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Hygiene Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ 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 wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Study Finds Hospital Patients Don't Wash Their Hands Enough http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692507/ More education needed about importance of infection control, researcher says Thu, 9 Oct 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Officials Report First Confirmed Child Death Due to Enterovirus D68 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692422/ Virus, which can cause paralysis, has spread to 43 states, CDC says Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400 42 States Reporting Respiratory Virus That Targets Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692311/ Health officials also investigating whether it's linked to several deaths, cases of muscle weakness, paralysis Thu, 2 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 40 States, District of Columbia Reporting Respiratory Virus That Targets Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692187/ Health officials also investigating whether germ is tied to cases of muscle weakness in 9 Colorado children Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 29 States, District of Columbia Reporting Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692061/ Health officials urge good hygiene to help contain spread of Enterovirus D68 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Scrub Hands Thoroughly http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691627/ Use proper washing techniques to reduce risk of illness Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Researchers Discover How Bacteria Resist Antibiotics in Hospitals http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691854/ Spotting infected patients, disinfecting hospitals key to curbing spread of resistant bacteria, experts say Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691844/ Health officials urge good hygiene to limit exposure to Enterovirus D68 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691758/ Health officials urge good hygiene to limit exposure to Enterovirus D68 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Respiratory Virus Hitting Kids in at Least 12 States http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691540/ Health officials concerned about a wider outbreak, urge good hygiene to limit exposure Mon, 8 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690946/ American Academy of Pediatrics urges fluoride use on first teeth to prevent decay Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Classroom Hand Sanitizers Don't Curb Absences, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690535/ Students taught hand hygiene had similar number of sick days Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 What's the Best Way to Brush Your Teeth? http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690616/ Expert advice is 'unacceptably inconsistent,' study finds Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 In Neonatal ICU, Hand Washing Plus Gloves May Curb Infections http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690625/ But researchers say it's too soon to make recommendation Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400 'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690190/ U.K. researchers found it transferred about a tenth of the bacteria that gripping hands did Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400