Hygiene

Massage

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Massage is the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue to enhance function, aid in the healing process, and promote relaxation and well-being. The word comes from the French massage “friction […]

Hygiene

Hand hygiene

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Defined as hand washing or washing hands with soap and water or using a waterless hand sanitizer. Hand hygiene is central to preventing spread of infectious diseases in home and everyday life settings. In situations […]

Laundry hygiene
Hygiene

Laundry hygiene

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Laundry hygiene pertains to the practices that prevent or minimize disease and the spreading of disease via soiled clothing and household linens such as towels. Items most likely to be contaminated with pathogens are those […]

Hygiene

Culinary (food) hygiene

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Culinary hygiene pertains to the practices related to food management and cooking to prevent food contamination, prevent food poisoning and minimize the transmission of disease to other foods, humans or animals. Culinary hygiene practices specify […]

Home and everyday life hygiene
Hygiene

Home and everyday life hygiene

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Home hygiene pertains to the hygiene practices that prevent or minimize disease and the spreading of disease in home (domestic) and in everyday life settings such as social settings, public transport, the work place, public […]

Body hygiene
Hygiene

Body hygiene

March 9, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Body hygiene pertains to hygiene practices performed by an individual to care for one’s bodily health and well being, through cleanliness. Motivations for personal hygiene practice include reduction of personal illness, healing from personal illness, […]

Hygiene

Hygiene

March 2, 2015 Hygiene path 0

Hygiene refers to the set of practices perceived by a community to be associated with the preservation of health and healthy living. While in modern medical sciences there is a set of standards of hygiene […]