Infection Protection

Links & Resources

CDC's Handwashing Site

Microbe—American Society for Microbiology

Infection Detection Protection

Infection Protection—World Health

Importance of Handwashing


Food Safety and Handwashing


Henry the Hand

CDC’s Standard Precautions

OSHA (Lack of) Universal Precautions

Public Health Emergency Preparedness—manuals, articles, webinars, videos and more for those interested in preparedness issues; includes pediatric information—information on STDs, relationships, and other issues teens are concerned about

Top 4 ways to prevent the spread of disease:

  1. Wash your hands often.
  2. Get immunized.
  3. Practice standard precautions.
  4. Disinfect regularly.