germs are everywhere
Germs, pathogens, bacteria, contaminates are all around us and in us.
Some are good for us. Some can make us sick. And some can kill us.
Be aware of the Public Health Enemy.
MEET THE DIRTY DOZEN
BE ON THE WATCH FOR
ALIAS: “SARS, MERS, Wuhan 2019-nCoV”
Not all coronaviruses are alike. Some have shown the potential to cause serious infection and possibly death particularly in individuals with pre-existing conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, lung, cardiovascular and kidney disease.
ALIAS: “C. auris”
This relative of the more famous Candida albicans has been spreading across the world since its discovery in 2009. It has been found to colonize human skin and can contaminate surfaces rapidly. The yeast also has resistance to most antifungal agents and should be considered a major risk in any environment. The yeast is spreading in the community and needs to be given consideration in any cleaning process.