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Methanol Toxicity in Hand Sanitizers

Is your hand sanitizer safe for use? In view of the rapid rise in the sale of hand sanitizers and other disinfection products across the globe due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has released statements regarding the correct use of methanol in sanitization. The commonly used chemicals in…

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Wound care in OPDs or wound care clinics during COVID-19

Given the current COVID-19 pandemic and related issues, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued guidelines for health care centers regarding preparedness and responsiveness around the community spread of corona virus. They include outlining the major actions to be taken, such as, deployment of comprehensive staff training postponement and rescheduling of non-urgent hospital appointments and…

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Types of Hand Sanitizers and their Effectiveness

The global COVID 19  pandemic has given rise to increased awareness about the need for disinfection and sanitation. From personal hand sanitizers to hard surface disinfectant sprays, supermarkets and retail stores are filled with plenty of disinfection by-products for purchase. In view of the rapid spread of coronavirus disease, the global health body World Health…

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Can I keep my hand sanitizer in my car?

Is your hand sanitizer safe for use?  As people across the globe are peeping out of their homes and making plans to step out into the new normal, health, and safety in the midst of the COVID 19 pandemic is of primary concern. The government and health authorities recommend travel only for essential purposes. But…

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