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School-Age Children, Pregnant Women and Health Care Workers: Take Swine Flu Precautions by Washing with Cleanser that Kills Virus for Up to Six Hours
Date:8/12/2009

the general population and recommends that antiviral treatment be started within 48 hours after symptoms begin.(vi)

"I'm very concerned," said Jeanne Fuller, mother of Adam, 5, and Sam, 3, and 30 weeks pregnant with her third child. "I admit when I heard that pregnant women were at higher risk, especially late in pregnancy, I panicked. I ran to the store to get antibacterial everything. That's when I learned about Hibiclens and have been using it ever since. My oldest son starts kindergarten this year and who knows what kind of new bugs he will encounter. If he gets sick, I will be the one caring for him and I have to protect the baby, too," she said.

To help moms like Fuller, physicians are recommending long-lasting, germ-killing products, such as Hibiclens.

Doug Smith, M.D., an emergency department (ED) physician in Miami, Fla., knows what it's like to see a bad flu season take its toll. "I tell all of my patients to be sure to wash their hands - they just can't do it enough. And for those who might be at high-risk or need longer protection than just a few minutes, I recommend using washes with 4 percent CHG since it kills germs for hours. That's what we have been using in our facility for years and we continue to use it to protect us," said Smith.

Molnlycke Health Care provides the following tips for staying healthy this swine flu season.

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water or an alcohol-based sanitizer (if a sink is not available).(vii)
  • Wash hands after touching anything that might not have been washed with soap or a disinfectant recently.
  • Wash hands with cleansers that contain 4 percent chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) in order to kill the virus for a long period of time.
  • Keep hands away from eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow rather than hand to reduce the ri
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