The Hand Book: Surviving in a Germ-Filled World by Miryam Z. WahrmanThe Hand Book: Surviving in a Germ-Filled World by Miryam Z. Wahrman

The Hand Book: Surviving in a Germ-Filled World

byMiryam Z. Wahrman

Paperback | May 3, 2016

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An energetic argument for the importance of maintaining clean hands, and advice on how to do it
MIRYAM Z. WAHRMAN is professor of biology at William Paterson University of New Jersey and the author of Brave New Judaism: When Science and Scripture Collide, as well as hundreds of articles on science, health, and bioethics. An award-winning journalist and science correspondent, Wahrman developed and teaches graduate courses in bioet...
Title:The Hand Book: Surviving in a Germ-Filled WorldFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:May 3, 2016Publisher:University Press of New EnglandLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1611685249

ISBN - 13:9781611685244

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Table of Contents

Preface: Hands Can Be Hazardous to Your Health
Handwashing Habits, Hygiene, and Health
Microbe Hunting: Historic and Biological Roots of Hygiene
First Do No Harm
Touch at Your Own Risk
Solutions: Protecting Ourselves and Society
The Future of Hand Hygiene: It’s Not a Game
Epilogue: I Want to Hold Your Hand