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Icky Germs – Teaching Kids Proper Hand Hygiene

A child’s mind is like a sponge; it absorbs everything they hear and see. This is great when teaching them to tie their shoes, brush their teeth, and avoid dangerous things. But, what about what they can’t see, like germs? Some schools and teachers have shown creative ways to teach children that hand washing is ..

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What type of sneezer are you?

We all have our own way of sneezing. Some are so loud you can hear it through the entire house (or office), others are high pitched and others are downright funny. Many say “Bless you” or “Gesundheit,” or pass a tissue to whoever is sneezing. An old wives tale says to place a hand in front of ..

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The ABC’s of Daycare Clean

When picking a daycare center for your child, questions that may be on top of your list include who will be watching your kids, how attentively, and the type of environment they’ll be in. The web offers lots of useful information for parents looking for quality childcare; however, one thing that’s missing is the cleanliness ..

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Dirty Schools: What are your children sharing?

We’ve covered the importance of clean floors in schools as lots of preparation goes into the first day of school. Unfortunately, an important piece of first day preparation doesn’t usually happen – infectious disease prevention. And, that can have serious consequences. According to a new infographic from the ISSA (International Sanitary Supply Association), 43.5% of ..

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VIDEO: Start Fresh with Clean Carpets and Floors

Summer means vacations for students and staff. It’s also a great time to get your floors refinished and carpets deep cleaned for the fall. While faculty recharges their batteries and students do whatever they do over break, you can prepare for their first day back. During the year, your carpets and floors take a beating ..

Flu viruses spread when infected people cough, sneeze or talk, releasing droplets of illness that can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby.

H1N1 in Houston Area

Flu season has officially begun across the U.S. with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reporting peak flu activity expected in January and February. H1N1, known as the “swine flu,” was a global threat in 2008-2009 flu season. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared an end to the 2009 H1N1 pandemic in April ..

Cleaning Up Norovirus in Wisconsin

Cleaning Up Norovirus in Wisconsin

Feeling under the weather this holiday season? The Wisconsin Division of Public Health has reported cases of norovirus in Madison and Dane County. While it’s not related to the flu, norovirus is sometimes called “food poisoning” or “stomach flu” because it comes on quickly with symptoms including vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, headache, fatigue and muscle aches. ..

The flu isn’t pretty. The Coverall® Commercial Cleaning Program was designed to help kill and remove germs and dirt from high touch points in workplaces and retail spaces.

How Does Flu Spread?

Have you ever wondered how the flu spreads? Get ready to get grossed out. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), “flu viruses spread mainly by droplets made when people with flu cough, sneeze or talk. These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby.” Free Download: Download and ..

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5 Easy Ways to Keep Flu Away

Noticing early signs of colds and flu in the workplace? Wondering about the best way to avoid getting sick this year? The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) tell us that the single best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu shot. The seasonal flu vaccine protects against the three influenza viruses that are ..

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Coverall of Philadelphia Teamed Up with the Bala Institute of Oral Surgery for an Informative and Fun Continuing Education Event

Coverall of Philadelphia proudly sponsored the Bala Institute of Oral Surgery’s Continuing Education Lecture and Event on October 17th. James Rio, Coverall Sales Manager, and Coverall Sales Consultants Daniel Breslin and Jamie Shankweiler represented Coverall of Philadelphia at the event, demonstrating how the Coverall® Program provides a unique clean for medical facilities and dental offices. ..