Some of the routine things we do (or don’t do) every day matter more to our health than we may think.
The benefits of good personal and household hygiene are real. You feel better! And you are healthier too. Did you know handwashing reduces the risk of respiratory infections? Or that daily brushing and flossing your teeth avoids painful cavities and toothaches and seriously reduces bad breath?
Since the start of the semester, which of the following hygiene issues have you dealt with?
- Dental cavities
- Athlete’s foot
- Body odor
- Pests/ants/bed bugs
- Smelly room
- Roommate stress due to hygiene issues