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If hand washing isn't available, is hand sanitizer effective to get rid of coronavirus?

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Hand washing is always best, but if you’re somewhere where that’s not possible, hand sanitizer is a good alternative. Be sure to use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands, get in between your fingers, and let it completely dry. The drying process is necessary to ensure it kills any germs on your hands.

Reviewed by Michael W. Smith on October 14, 2020
Reviewed by Michael W. Smith on October 14, 2020

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