Washing with soap and water is the best way to rid your hands of visible dirt and mucus, which may contain viruses like the one that causes COVID-19. But, when on the go, using hand rub or liquid hand sanitizer is the second best option.
There are a lot of different types of hand sanitizers, but how do you know what products are safe? In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Gregory Poland, a Mayo Clinic infectious diseases expert, says there are a few things you’ll want to check the label for, starting with the type of alcohol it contains. To listen, click the link below.